Fallen EMT/Paramedic Dress Uniform Program
The Fallen EMT/Paramedic Dress Uniform Program is a service provided by Lighthouse Uniform Company in association with the Journal of Emergency Medical Services (JEMS) and the National EMS Memorial Service, which will provide a Class A EMS Dress Uniform, free of charge, for the burial of any EMS provider who loses his or her life in the line of duty.
- Measurements: height, weight, suit size, waist, inseam, shirt size
- Specifics: certification / rank, Star of Life Marks (how long in service)
- Logistics: Agency name, contact, phone number, uniform destination address
There is no charge for the uniform, certification striping or Star of Life longevity marks. The only cost is for freight, which will be billed to the provider's agency.
After consultation with and approval from the provider's family, agency chiefs wishing to avail themselves of this program should contact Lighthouse Uniform Company directly at 800-426-5225. When calling please be prepared to supply the following information:
It is our hope that in some small way this program will help with the grieving process and let EMS providers across the country know we are thinking of them and that we appreciate all they do in service to our communities.