Fire Trucks

The fire truck is a red colored truck that transports firefighters, water, and other equipment for firefighting operations.

Why is The Color Red in a Fire Truck?

The red color is bright, dark, and easily visible among other black or white vehicles.It is also specified by the fire department to appear as per attention.

Is Red The Best Color for a Fire Truck?

Yes, since a fire truck needs to reach speedily to the destination and save lives. It needs emergency & striking attention.

What other colors are used for fire trucks today?

Although red remains by far the most popular color for fire trucks There are other colors uncommonly seen eg. white, yellow, blue, orange, green, and even black.

Types Of Fire Truck

Types of fire trucks are Engine trucks, Ladder trucks, Rescue/special operations trucks, Brush trucks, Command vehicles, Tiller, tankers/tenders.

Most Common Fire Truck

A Type 1 fire truck, engine pumper, or structural firefighting truck, is the most common type of fire truck in use today.