Equipment

BEMCovehicles

BEMCo operates two Class V ambulances: a 2012 Ford Expedition and a 2015 Ford Explorer. These vehicles are equipped with full emergency vehicle lighting and sirens as Primary and Supervisor emergency medical response vehicles, respectively. The BEMCo ambulances carry basic life support (BLS) equipment in excess with the regulations outlined for Class V ambulance in the state of Massachusetts. This includes, but is not limited to:

  • burn kits
  • defibrillators
  • electric suction and airway management equipment
  • extrication equipment
  • medication: albuterol, aspirin, epinephrine, etc.
  • obstetrics supplies
  • oxygen
  • spinal immobilization devices
  • splinting devices
    BEMCo's 2012 Ford Expedition

If a patient requires additional advanced life support care, BEMCo will dispatch an ambulance from an outside agency for transport to a local hospital or trauma center. 

Neither ambulance transports patients, as per state regulations.