Rescue 241 is our Advanced Life Support (ALS) certified rescue vehicle. It is a 2017 Chevrolet Suburban and as outfitted it can seat 3 rescue personnel. It is the only volunteer run ALS interceptor in Tompkins county, and is one of our most specialized pieces of equipment.
It is essentially an ambulance without patient transport capacity, carrying state-of-the-art BLS and ALS equipment. It also carries rope and water rescue equipment, along with PFD's for all crew members for water extrication calls.
1st Due to EMS Calls
2nd Due to MVA Calls
2nd Due to water rescue
Can provide mutual aid/ALS intercepts
First in bag (Red) containing full BLS compliment of airways, 02 equipment and BLS meds
Trauma bag (Orange) containing additional bleeding control, dressings, and tourniquets
Broselow bag (Blue) containing pediatric equipment and airways
ALS bag (Green) containing ALS meds, IV equipment, and adult intubation equipment
Zoll cardiac monitor/AED
Electric portable suction
Full set of splints/stabilization
2 back boards
Personal Flotation Devices