Company Information

Polar Medical Services provides Medical Support Staff, Camp Support Staff and Management Staff through all phases of your Resource project, from construction to shut-down:

  • First Aid attendants with EMR, EMP, OFA (Polar staff average 10 yrs experience at Level 3 OFA)
  • Primary Care Paramedics, and Advanced Care Paramedics
  • Liaison for doctor oversight services
  • Fleet trucks equipped to First Aid room standards
  • First Aid equipment package rentals
  • ERP plans for site-specific needs
  • Fully equipped Mobile Treatment Centres, with roll-over protection, including AEDs if requested, and
  • First Aid Combo-Staf
  • Office Logistical Staff

Polar Medical Services realizes that the key to our past and future success is our qualified employees, most of whom live locally. Our team is a close-knit, professional and experienced group of individuals whose ethic is to provide excellent service. Our staff have training with TDG, H2S and WHMIS, and we strive to have our employees maintain EMP or EMR level(s).

Our Fleet

Safety & Preparedness: Polar maintains a full fleet of F350 diesel 4x4 pickups outfitted with Mobile Treatment Centres (MTCs). Safety boxes in each rig contain emergency road equipment sufficient to handle remote and rugged road ways, and the unique situations that can be encountered. Our MTCs are maintained and serviced by certified mechanics only.

Our trucks meet First Aid Room standards, and are in full compliance with National Safety Code and WCB criteria for Mobile Treatment Centres.

We also provide a complete line of up-to-date communications equipment including mobile phones and radios, internet satellite systems, and sat-phones.

Our Locations

Offices centralized in both Terrace and Fort St. James mean the quick deployment of Polar Medical services, staff, and trucks, to any Central-to-Northern location. 

Our head office in Terrace is on a large property at 5580 Barnes Road. Our shop is fully stocked with back-up First Aid equipment. We are building a truck shop to service all trucks on site. The shop will be ready in April 2014.

Our office in Fort St. James encompasses a 5.5 acre service yard and shop located at Dog Creek just 15 minutes south of town. Click here for our contact information.

Our Safety Policy

At Polar Medical Services, we are proud of our safety record. Polar Medical Services is in full compliance with IRP16 and all regulatory authorities.

You can access Polar's Safety Management System on-line. The SMS tracks compliance for the various components (policies acknowledged, procedures reviewed, training courses completed, etc) of our outstanding safety program.

 

 

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