A Day in the Life of a Volterra Electric Fire Truck

In Madison, Wisconsin, the firefighters have embarked on a journey with Pierce Mfg—to use, challenge and track the operations and performance of the Pierce® Volterra™ electric fire truck, the first electric fire truck ever put into service in North America.

In the article below, Assistant Fire Chief Scott Bavery from the City of Madison Fire Department provides an in-depth interview on a day in the life of Madison firefighters and the Pierce Volterra electric fire truck. Follow along on a typical day to see how the Volterra integrates into station operations, how it supports the local community and for an inside look at electric fire truck performance.