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No: 418   Contributor: Arto P   Year: 2005   Manufacturer: Volkswagen   Country: Finland
KA170

Volkswagen, First response vehicle.
Picture added on 06 January 2006
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is it not an ambulance.? the bodywork is by profile, FIN

Added by Andreas Hasselmann on 17 March 2007.
Not an ambulance, this one is crewed by EMS crew, usually voluntairs, rather than paramedics or EMT's. It's a unit that gets to the patient before the ambulance to provide critical first aid. They are trained to use defibrillator and oxygen, but they may not put IV or medicate. They usually don't transport patients. Common in smaller town or villages where there is no ambulance close.

Added by Daniel Byggmästar on 12 January 2009.
Hi Daniel! Here in Sweden, it's called "IVPA"-vehicle.IVPA=I väntan på ambulans.
Anders F.Sweden

Added by Anders Fallström on 19 October 2014.
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