Equipment & Vehicles

  • A fleet of two Fiat Ducato purpose built ambulances. These are equipped to NZ Ambulance Standards and are fitted with ambulance stretchers.
  • Kawasaki Mule modified for quick, safe patient retrieval and carrying of full resus equipment on tracks, in crowds and on all terrain
  • Two Phillips Defibrillators (AED’s) with spare pads and Paediatric key to cover all age groups.
  • Two Manual D500 Patient Defibrillator/Monitor. This unit allows for 12 lead ECG cardiac (heart) rhythm, 3 lead ECG, Blood pressure and Oxygen Sats.
  • Airway management (inc OP, nasal and LMA), oxygen bag masks and manual suction units
  • Full spinal immobilisation equipment including aluminium backboard, Scoop Stretcher, Full range neck braces and head blocks.
  • Pain relief Methoxyflurane (Penthrox) & Entonox gas.
  • Splints and large range of dressings/bandages (inc traction)
  • Radio communications including high grade headsets and hands-freesets.
  • Full sided gazebo’s set-up as triage tents including stretchers, as a comfortable location for those seeking treatment for minor injuries
  • Advanced medic cover also includes IV cannulation, fluid resuscitation and selected advanced Prehospital medications.