During a mass fatality incident, traditional morgues can be overwhelmed by the volume of bodies from such an event. As the complexity of disaster response increases, it is important that our client’s requirements are understood. As the only total solution source in the industry, Penn Care provides a complete turnkey solution to forensic equipment and portable morgue units. We offer a complete solution for a field morgue with our DPMU unit or body storage and refrigeration with our MERC system. We can custom design a unit to meet your specific needs and price range. Take a look below and see what constitutes our mobile morgue which can be moved to the location of the event and set up in a tent, warehouse, gymnasium, parking lot, or roadway.
Body Processing & Identification
Disaster Portable Morgue Unit - DPMU
Our Disaster Portable Morgue Unit – DPMU – is a fully-equipped mobile morgue that supports specially trained teams to provide morgue support to a mass fatality event. The mobile morgue includes equipment for search and recovery, victim identification, DNA, fingerprints, photography, full-body x-ray, digital dental exam, and pathology. The victim identification services include using latent print, pathology, odontology, anthropology, and DNA methodologies; assistance with body processing, preparation, and disposition.
Body Refrigeration & Storage
Mortuary Enhanced Remains Colling System- MERC
Our Mortuary Enhanced Remains Cooling – MERC – system addresses the need for portable mass fatality cold storage and is revolutionizing the way that organizations prepare for a disaster. The MERC System offers Temporary Cooling Systems (TCS) use liquid cooling technology and specifically designed cooling bags to provide the total solution to mass fatality response. Systems are scalable to meet your needs and can provide cooling for 1-48 remains. All MERC Systems are low-maintenance, portable, and can be fully operational in less than 15 minutes.