(745 ILCS 10/5-101)
(from Ch. 85, par. 5-101)
Neither a local public entity nor a public employee is liable
for failure to establish a fire department or otherwise to provide fire
protection, rescue or other emergency service.
As used in this Article, "rescue services" includes, but is not limited
to, the operation of an ambulance as defined in the Emergency Medical
Services (EMS) Systems Act.
(Source: P.A. 84-1431.)