Thursday, April 30, 2009

Thank you to everyone that helped out with the recent certification testing. Every one of the Fire Fighter 2 candidates achieved a perfect score on their practical evaluations; no re-tests!

Friday, April 24, 2009

VFIS, our insurance carrier, has published an interesting flyer on the increase in the number of roll over accidents involving emergency service vehicles. You may find it here:

Thursday, April 23, 2009

Here's the info

DEM updates their information through Twitter at . They are reporting that the outage was caused by a motor vehicle accident on the mainland.


It sounds like the current power outage is region wide. How is your emergency preparedness? San Juan DEM @ will supply ideas on how to be prepared.

Wednesday, April 22, 2009

High Stakes

The company officers have set a high standard for the Physical Ability Tests scheduled for June station drills. The eleven station, fire ground task based, event includes two hose advances, carrying and raising a ladder, hose hoisting, and other skills. Officer's times ranged from 08:05 to 10:11.

Tuesday, April 21, 2009

Pack Test Times

OK, the time to beat for this year's pack test, or any to date for that matter, is 30 minutes and 50 seconds! Check the FireCo site for pack test times and sign up.

Tuesday, April 7, 2009

What's in a name?

Dutch Hill Rd., on page F09 of your map book, has been renamed Bay View Dr. No residences there yet, but utilities are being installed.