As a firefighter, you are responsible for the safety of your team and the community. Deciding on the best UTV based FIRELITE skid to execute your mission is critical and you need the facts to make the best decision. Let the experts at KIMTEK help you.
As a first responder, we know you have enough to worry about without having to spend valuable time looking for the right UTV patient transport. KIMTEK knows how to make your MEDLITE purchase easy, so you can get back to do what matters most.
Off road firefighting can be a difficult mission in the best of situations. Fire departments as well as federal and state firefighting agencies are increasingly depending on KIMTEK FIRELITE truck skids to get the job done!
As a law enforcement officer, you are faced with many critical decisions. Choosing a UTV based skid unit to transport officers or assist with patrols shouldn’t be difficult. We make purchasing the right LEOLITE model for your mission easy.
Medical, Fire & Law Enforcement
Skids For UTVs & Trucks
For you to know KIMTEK CORPORATION is to know the nation’s largest producer of UTV and ATV skid units for firefighting, rescue and medical transport, and law enforcement. Our brush truck skids are the fastest-growing segment in sales over the past 3 years! You can rest assured knowing that over 7,000 KIMTEK skid units are in service all over the world with fire departments, EMS, search and rescue agencies, and all branches of the U.S. military. You can depend on KIMTEK to deliver you a quality, purpose-built skid unit to fit your budget and your mission.
For EMS UTV
The MEDLITE® Transport is designed by Firefighters and Emergency Medical Technicians for use by all public safety agencies. It is built for off-road, rough, all-terrain, and wildland situations. It is a very effective way to put the EMT right next to the patient during transport.
For Fire & Rescue UTV
The FIRELITE® Transport is a UTV fire / rescue skid unit built to be practical and tough for most off-road, all-terrain situations. Our lightweight wildland firefighting slip on unit can carry water, pump water onto fires, hold a rescue stokes basket or long board, and store hose line and equipment.
Firelite® Truck Series
For Brush Trucks
The FIRELITE® Transport FDHP-300 series is a truck-mounted skid. They are available in a Deluxe and Basic model. Our budget-minded customers wanted a larger version of our popular FIRELITE Transport Deluxe skid unit for ATVs, but with a larger capacity water tank and more hose storage.
For Law Enforcement UTV
The LEOLITE™ Transport is designed specifically for Law Enforcement and the missions they are required to perform. It is built for off-road, rough all-terrain, wildland situations, urban and suburban areas, and events. It is a very effective way to transport LEOs into hard to reach area safely and efficiently.
The Standard in
Excellence Since 1984
We offer an amazing array of high-quality, dependable, and most of all affordable skid slip-on units for UTVs used by first responders. In 2022, we offer 35 models of UTV and truck skid units for medical, fire and rescue, military, law enforcement, and brush truck applications.
Each skid unit is designed right. MEDLITE, FIRELITE, and LEOLITE products come with the same next-generation layouts and technical features that come with our 38 years of design and engineering experience.
Each slip-on unit is built right. All of our products are designed with durable diamond plate construction that’s made to last.
Every unit is priced right making them affordable for every public safety agency needing these slip-on units for UTV rescues. Built right here in the United States, we have over 7,000 skid units in service worldwide.
News & Updates
As the largest manufacturer of UTV / ATV skid units in the nation, we’ve learned a thing or two over the years. We’re sharing news about our newest skid units, product innovations, industry updates, and more right here.
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Supporting First Responders
Whether you’re a first-time or returning customer, you can always contact us with questions.
We’re here to help you choose the right size and fit for your department’s needs. There are restrictions with different chassis that our FIRELITE, MEDLITE, and LEOLITE skid units are able to fit perfectly into, so please contact us directly for fitment and application guidance. We want to make sure you’re getting the proper unit for your UTV / ATV or brush truck.
Our UTV Fit Guide will allow you to select the make and model of most UTVs to easily learn which KIMTEK skids will be compatible with your vehicle.
Our skids can also be customized in a variety of ways. We’re here to help you choose the custom options that work for your department’s planned use and budget.
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Our skid units are universal in nature and fit a number of large UTV chassis that are on the market today.