San Francisco Adds Mass Casualty Transport Buses to Medical Fleet

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‘AmbuBus’ to provide mass casualty emergency care and transport during potential disasters

The City of San Francisco (CA) Fire Department (SFFD), in cooperation with the San Francisco Municipal Transit Agency (SFMTA-Muni) and the San Francisco Department of Emergency Management (DFOEM), recently placed two Mass Casualty Transport buses in service for mass casualty emergency care and transport during potential disasters.  These units will also be used to provide the needed surge capacity at the many special events throughout the city. The SFFD ambulance busses are outfitted to care for and transport 12 – 15 stretcher patients and 10 seated patients… (more)

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