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EMS to Hold Equipment Showcase


(Pittsburgh, Pa.) May 18, 2018 – The Bureau of Emergency Medical Services will hold its 6th annual EMS Equipment Showcase on May 21 in Market Square.

EMS will display ambulances, motorcycle units, river rescue boats, HazMat trucks and more on Monday from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Officials will be present to answer any questions about the Bureau, its equipment and operations.

“It’s an equipment display, but it also gives our employees the opportunity to interact with the public and demonstrate the services we provide to the City of Pittsburgh,” said EMS Chief Robert Farrow.

The event is free and kid-friendly. Officials will hand out informational material.


EMS Mission Statement:

The Bureau of Emergency Medical Services is dedicated to the reduction of morbidity and mortality of residents and visitors through the provision of Advanced Life Support prehospital care, medically directed Technical Rescue and transportation of the ill and injured.

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(Note: Photos are from last year's event.)





Chris Togneri
Public Information Officer
Public Safety
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