GVS News

The CAAS GVS Committee will hold two meetings in November for the review and development of GVS V2.0. The meetings will be held as follows: Meeting #1         November 7, 2018           08:30-4:30           MEDIC Mecklenburg EMS, 4425 Wilkinson Blvd., Charlotte, NC 28208 Meeting #2         November 28, 2018         08:30-4:30           SUNSTAR Pinellas EMS, […]

CAAS GVS V2.0 Committee to Meet Twice in November

The Commission on Accreditation of Ambulance Services, Ground Vehicle Standard Division (CAAS-GVS) will be holding an open forum for organizations involved in the remounting of ambulances. The intent of this meeting is to identify and establish a dialogue with FSAMs and third party Remounters of ambulances in an effort to […]

CAAS-GVS to hold Remount Forum

For Immediate Release March 28, 2016 The Commission on Accreditation of Ambulance Services (CAAS) has announced the publication of its long awaited Ground Vehicle Standard for Ambulances, CAAS GVS v.1.0. “Our broad based GVS committee spent over two years developing this new consensus standard for ambulances”, stated Mark Van Arnam, […]

CAAS Releases Ground Vehicle Standard for Ambulances

Mark Van Arnam, founder and CEO of American Emergency Vehicles, has announced his retirement from the North Carolina based manufacturer of ambulances. “It is extremely difficult to leave AEV”, stated Van Arnam. “But, the company is performing well, and is run by a strong team.” Mark has been in the […]

Van Arnam Retires from AEV, Will Now Head CAAS GVS

For Immediate Release: Contact: Sarah McEntee, CAAS Executive Director Phone: 847-657-6828 Email: Sarahm@tcag.com Glenview, IL, January 11, 2016:   The Commission on Accreditation of Ambulance Services (CAAS) is pleased to announce that it has achieved accreditation from the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) for its standards development program. Mark Postma, CAAS […]

CAAS Becomes an ANSI-Accredited Standards Developer