TITLE

Backup Buses

AUTHOR(S)
Stauffacher, Sonja A.
PUB. DATE
March 2005
SOURCE
Fire Chief;Mar/Apr2005 Supplement, Vol. 49, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the use of a golf-cart-sized ambulance as emergency vehicle in Canton, Michigan. Capacity of the vehicle to carry a standard stretcher enough to manage an emergency within a crowd; Specification of the ambulance; Purpose of the design.
ACCESSION #
16514154

 

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