Emergency services in Zambia

Zambia emergency services include all aspects of emergency support including the police, fire and rescue and medical emergency support. Emergency services and rescue services are organizations which ensure public safety and health by addressing different emergencies. Many of these agencies engage in community awareness and prevention programs to help the public avoid, detect, and report emergencies effectively. Police provide community safety and act to reduce crime against persons and property. Fire and rescue service provide firefighters to deal with fire and rescue operations, and may also deal with some secondary emergency service duties. Emergency medical service provide ambulances and staff to deal with medical emergencies. And important need in Zambia is medical air rescue services.