Emergency Vehicles New For 2002
E.M.S.S continue to provide tie highest possible standards of service, and
to this end a continued vehicle upgrade policy is employed. This ensures
that the very latest standards of equipment and technology are incorporated
in our High Profile Fleet. 2002 sees the introduction to our fleet of the
most advanced Medical Transport Vehicles in the country to date.
• The Hyundai Trajet
The Hyundai Trajet MPV is a Multi-role vehicle capable of carrying up to 6
passengers In comfort and style.
The added features of these vehicles is the provision
of Onboard entertainment through our DVD System and Playstation
In addition Live Satellite Tracking and Route Planning
is provided as well as the standard onboard Mobile Office
Systems, providing Fax, e-mail, SMS Printing and Internet
These vehicles are used for general patient transfer but
are primarily dedicated to our specialist medical transport
services such as, Transplant Teams, Unaccompanied Transplant
Organs, Routine & Emergency Blood Collections and Medical
Teams & Equipment.
To this end the vehicles are on-call 24 hrs a day, 365
days a year, and respond to an emergency call, e.g. Urgent
Blood, within 15 minutes.
These vehicles are available in various presentations
for example, High Profile fully marked
emergency response vehicle (see picture above ), or Low
Profile unmarked for specialist work such as,
low key presence at an event or public gathering or discreet.
patient transfer to or from home etc.
The ability of these vehicles to adapt to the various
requirements of E.M.S.S is testament to the success of
this model of vehicle in Ireland to date.
• Wilker Voyager Ford
Our continued search for, and the acquisition of the
very latest high standard vehicles has lead us to develop
in association wiTh Wilker - Auto Conversions and Tech-Auto
Ltd one of the most advanced and stylish Front-line Ambulance
Vehicles in the country.
This Vehicle is based on the Voyager Box Body fitted to
a Ford Transit Chassis.
The layout and equipment has leen custom designed to our
This vehicle provides for a flexible interior layout
to accommodate the multi-role service provided by E.M.S.S to
our many clients and their varying needs.
Combinations of Trolley, Fixed Seating, wheel Chair and
Incubator can be accommodated.
In addition we provide transport for Advanced Life Support
and other specialist medical equipment.
An Electronic Electrical Management System, designed by
Tech-Auto, Tullamore has been installed in this vehicle.
This is the first system of its kind in an Irish Emergency
Through its Flip-flop Circuitry it provides multi-user
control over the vehicles standard & emergency lighting
Systems In addition to its power circuits.
All our recent Vehicles also have an Engine Management
override system installed, which will detect if the vehicle
is operating any of its Emergency Lights or Siren and will
allow the driver remove the ignition keys and lock the
vehicle but still allow the engine to run, thereby allowing
full charging of the electrical system to take place. This
guarantees all available power is available on return to
Approval of E.M.S.S & Ambulances
This vehicle, an addition to our other Ambulances, is approved under the guidelines
of the National Ambulance Training Board, NATB.
E.M.S.S and its ambulances are also approved by VHI Healthcare,
for the transport of its Members throughout the country.