Vehicles Limited - a joint venture between the Volvo Group and Eicher Motors
Limited - has launched the Eicher Skyline Ambulance to support healthcare
mobility during the global pandemic, providing fast and efficient solution for
The ambulances are aligned to
modernize medical infrastructure offer enhanced patient and driver safety and
comfort, along with best-in-class vehicle life and warranty of up to 3 years.
The ambulance unit is fully customizable (covering AIS Standard B, C &D)
and can be used as a Mobile Medical Unit. It is Available with advanced
lifesaving facilities onboard.
ambulances are a perfect blend of Eicher engineering and lifesaving features,
that bring their ‘BUILT FOR LIFE’
positioning alive. The new ambulance is available immediately for sale in
Vinod Aggarwal, Managing Director and CEO, VE Commercial Vehicles said that, currently,
when India is fighting the second wave of COVID, the company aims to support
the medical fraternity with the new offering of EICHER Skyline Ambulances.
Headed that, the Ambulance is a consequence of rigorous research and
collaboration with industry leaders and are ideal for intensive medical care.
To address the issue of highly
contagious nature of COVID-19, the ambulances have a different patient and
driver compartment to ensure utmost safety of the occupants. Ambulances are
equipped with auto loading stretchers, 270 degree opening rear doors, exterior
provision for oxygen cylinder and mountings, medical cabinet, etc. to provide
quick and safest service to the critical patients.
The company has
introduced three different variants of the ambulance namely Patient Transport
(Type-B), Basic life support (Type-C) and Advance life support (Type-D) which can be used depending on the
severity of the situation.
Source: Press Release
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