News & Events

Harvey Steron

BVA mourns the passing of Harvey Steron, a BVA Founding Member, Honorary Member, and Lifetime Member, who passed away on October 29, 2018. Harvey was…read more

Brighton Homecoming Parade

EMTs with the BVA Bike Team, Medic 31, & Ambulance 3059 proudly participated in the 2018 Brighton Homecoming Parade on Saturday, 9/22/18. Have a great…read more

Public Safety Day 9/15/18

BVA and the Rochester Fire Department will offer a Public Safety Day on Saturday, 9/15 from 1-4 PM at the West Brighton Fire House, 2695 West…read more

Add Medical ID on Your Cell Phone

We respond to numerous calls where our patients are alone and unconscious, incapacitated or unable to communicate with us. They cannot provide important information, such…read more

ALS Core Content

BVA will offer ALS Core Content classes (48 hours) during August at our Training Center, 220 Idlewood Road. Classes are open to area EMS agencies….read more

Heat Emergencies

We’re having a hot-hot-hot summer. Do you know the difference between heat exhaustion and heat stroke? Both require immediate action. Keep an eye on your…read more

Loaner AEDs for Public Use

Brian and Julie Kopp of Brighton have generously donated money to purchase four AEDs for public use in memory of their son, Tyler, a student…read more

How Can I Help My Neighbors?

Medical emergencies happen every day. Last year BVA received nearly 6,000 requests for service. BVA strongly believes in training, not only for our Paramedics and…read more

Recognition Awards

BVA recognized the following at our annual recognition banquet held at Seneca Park Zoo on April 22, 2018: Chris Murtaugh, EMT-P: ALS Technician of the…read more