Desoto Rescue Squad's
Capability List

Alabama Licensed EMS Personnel:

Paramedics

Advanced EMTs

Emergency Medical Technicians

Emergency Medical Respoder

 

Equipment:

1 Jon Boat with Motor

2 Stokes Baskets

2 Chain saws

2 Response Vehicles


Squad 1:
Stokes Basket, Backboards, ALS Equipment, BLS Equipment, Splints, KED, Halligan Tool, Come-a-long, Pry Bar, Axe, Crowbar, Tarp,  AED


Squad 3:
Folding Backboard, ALS Equipment, BLS Equipment, Splints, AED, KED, Crow Bar, Axe, Tarp


Communications:
VHF Mounted in Response vehicles
VHF Handhelds in memberís possession
Amateur Radio Operators


Response Roles:
ALS First Response
BLS First Response
Ground Search
1 Rescue Diver Available