First Aid Services Team

The American Red Cross First Aid Services Team (FAST) is a group of certified Red Cross Emergency Responders and state certified Emergency Medical Technicians that provide first aid services at events throughout the Louisville area. Members of FAST assist an average of 3,600 patients each year at more than 180 shows and events including:

  • Kentucky State Fair
  • Thunder over Louisville
  • Kentucky Derby Festival events
  • North American International Livestock Expo
Of the 3,600 patients, nearly 1,000 are seen at the Kentucky State Fair. FAST members encounter a variety of cases, from cardiac arrest to basic first aid needs.

FAST is the exclusive first aid services provider for the Kentucky Exposition Center, Kentucky International Convention Center and Iroquois Amphitheatre. For more information on FAST, please call 502-561-3706.