CAAS Holds Ground Vehicle Standards Meeting on May 6-7 in Arlington, Virginia

CAAS holds second Ground Vehicle Standards meeting to develop consensus based ground ambulance vehicle standards. The meeting is being held May 6-7 at the Crystal Gateway Marriott in Arlington, Virginia. The meeting takes place from 9:00 am – 5:00 pm (Eastern time) on Tuesday, May 6th and 8:00 am – 12 Noon (Eastern time) on Wednesday, May 7th. Those interested in participating can also listen in via teleconference. The call in phone number is 800-503-2899 and the access code is 6576828.

Commission on Accreditation of Ambulance Services

CAAS GVS-2015 Committee Meeting Agenda

Crystal Gateway Marriott
1700 Jefferson Davis Highway
Arlington, VA
Meeting Room: Rosslyn, Lobby Level


Tuesday, May 6, 2014    9:00AM to 5:00PM   (Eastern Time)

Wednesday, May 7, 2014   8:00AM to 12:00PM (Eastern Time)


A Conference Line will be available.


Call –in Number: 1-800-503-2899 / Access Code: 6576828


I.          Call to Order                                                                                      Mark Postma,  Committee Chair

II.         Welcome & Introductions                                                                   Mark Postma


III.       Comprehensive Review of KKK specifications                                     Group

1.      Brief Review of Progress to Date on GVS-2015

2.      Section-By-Section Review of Specifications


IV.       Update on NIOSH Projects                                                                 Jim Green


V.        Project Timeline / Next Steps                                                              Mark Postma

1.      Future Meeting Agendas (Based on Progress)

2.      Process for Comment and Feedback


VI.       Meeting Schedule                                                                                 Mark Postma

1.      Review Upcoming Meeting Dates and Locations


VII.      Adjournment