Rescue pumps have a similar fire-fighting capability to the water tender or water tender ladder. In addition to their fire-fighting apparatus they also carry rescue equipment, including:
- Heavy-duty hydraulic rescue equipment
- Pneumatic lifting units
- Electric and mechanical winching equipment
Rescue pumps carry a crew of up to eight fire fighters.
These appliances are based at Attleborough, Aylsham, Cromer, Dereham, Diss, Downham Market, Fakenham, Great Yarmouth, Holt, Hunstanton, King’s Lynn, Loddon, Long Stratton, Methwold, Norwich, Sprowston, Stalham, Swaffham, Thetford and Watton fire stations.