READY TO ROLL AT PATERSON RIVERSIDE STATION - PHOTO BY DR. THOMAS DAYSPRING

READY TO ROLL AT PATERSON RIVERSIDE STATION - PHOTO BY DR. THOMAS DAYSPRING

Tuesday, July 1, 2008

MODERN FLEET

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Truck Co. 1


The Paterson Fire Department, which protects the third largest city in New Jersey, operates seven engine companies, three ladder companies and the city's ambulances.

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The Paterson Fire Department has operated the city's emergency ambulance service since 1970. The basic life support units are staffed by EMTs. Hospital-based paramedics provide advanced life support.