EMS & Communications

Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Bureau

The Dallas Fire-Rescue Department maintains a consistent medical emergency fleet of 42 front line Ambulances, 5 peak demand Ambulances and 3 paramedic engines.

Ambulances are staffed with 2 firefighter/paramedics 24 hours per day. These firefighter/paramedics respond to medical emergencies, heart attacks, major accidents and all other types of emergency medical calls. They also respond to structure fires to assist with medical help for victims and/or firefighters.

Peak Demand Ambulances are staffed with 2 firefighter/paramedics and operate from 10:00 am to10 p.m. 7 days a week. These units are strategically placed in our busiest areas.

Paramedic Engines are Fire Engines staffed with firefighter/paramedics. They carry the same advanced life support equipment as the rescues.

Tami Kayea
Deputy Chief
Emergency Medical Services
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