Mandatory equipment in ambulances

The contents of an ambulance were determined by a circular letter in order to standardise, at a federal level, the equipment available to meet the needs of staff working in emergency assistance.

Some examples of mandatory equipment can be found below:

  • Stretcher
  • Portable oxygen cylinder, minimum 400 litres
  • Stethoscope
  • Glucometer with strips
  • Suction probes
  • Immobilisation equipment for fractures

To find out more about the mandatory equipment of an ambulance: ejustice.just.fgov.be