/R E P E A T -- Media advisory - Launch of the all-electric ambulance from Demers Ambulances, in partnership with Lion Electric and the Quebec government/

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MONTRÉAL, Oct. 14, 2021 /CNW Telbec/ - Demers Ambulance, in collaboration with Lion Electric and the Quebec government, announces the unveiling of its new all-electric ambulance on October 18th, in the presence of the Honourable François-Philippe Champagne, minister of Innovation, Science and Industry, Mr. Pierre Fitzgibbon, Minister of Economy and Innovation and Minister responsible for Regional Economic Development, and Mr. Christian Dubé, Minister of Health and Social Services.

The R&D teams at Demers Ambulances and Lion Electric have been working for several years to imagine and design an all-electric ambulance model that has the potential to revolutionize pre-hospital emergency transport and care throughout Quebec and North America.

Combining innovation, performance and safety, the electric ambulance manufactured in Quebec will embody a major energy transformation. The electric ambulance is the result of funding granted to Demers and Lion under the Mobel project and the Electrification and Climate Change Fund (ECCF).


Unveiling of the all-electric ambulance


Mr. Alain Brunelle, CEO, Demers Ambulances

Mr. Marc Bédard, CEO, Lion Électrique

Mr. Pierre Fitzgibbon, Minister of Economy and Innovation and

Minister responsible for Regional Economic Development

Mr. Christian Dubé, Minister of Health and Social Services

When :

On Monday October 18th

Guest arrival: 11:00 a.m.

Press conference: 11:20 a.m.

Individual media interviews: 11:50 a.m.

About Demers Ambulances
With a strong and diversified portfolio of Demers, Braun, Crestline and Medix brands, Demers Ambulances is the second largest ambulance manufacturer in North America. Demers, Braun Crestline and Medix offer ambulance models ranging from economy ambulances to highly customized specialty vehicles. To learn more about how Demers Ambulances, Braun Industries, Crestline Coach and Medix Specialty Vehicles can help you save more lives, visit www.Demers-Ambulances.com, www.BraunAmbulances.com, www.CrestlineCoach.com and www.MedixAmbulance.com.

Journalists wishing to attend the event must confirm their presence and send a request for accreditation, specifying their name and e-mail address, to the following address before 7:00 a.m. on Monday, October 18, 2021: plemoine@mongeaupellerin.com. The precise address of the event will then be sent to them. Only accredited media representatives will be allowed access to the room.

The vaccination passport will be required for all persons present at the event, either through the Vaxicode application or in paper or PDF format on a mobile device. Please note that for all formats of the proof of vaccination, photo identification will be required. Wearing a response mask will also be required.

Individuals wishing to attend the press conference must not have COVID-19-like symptoms or have been in contact with someone who has been diagnosed with COVID-19 in the past 14 days.

Furthermore, media representatives wishing to conduct interviews with officers or elected officials are invited to contact:

Mrs. Patricia Lemoine
Senior Director, Mongeau Pellerin & Co.

SOURCE Demers-Ambulances inc.


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