Chief Reports

Chief City Council Report

Prepared on second week of each month for: Pocahontas Fire Chief, DARREL KESTER

Description Of Call

Calls For DEC 2015

Total for 2015

Structure Fire 1 18
Chimney Fire 0 1
Vehicle Fire 0 8
Brush Fire 2 6
Grass Fire 1 43
Rubbish Fire 1 21
Controlled Burn 2 9
Other Fire 0 8
MVA With Entrapment 0 2
MVA No Entrapment 1 31
Other Entrapment 0 0
Assist EMS 2 42
Assist Law Enforcement 2 2
Search For Person 0 2
Gas Meter Hit 0 0
Investigate Gas Smell 0 12
Investigate Carbon Monoxide 1 6
Down Electrical Lines 0 1
Investigate Smoke Smell 1 17
Water Rescue 0 1
False Alarms 3 26
Mutual Aid 0 0
HAZ-MAT 0 0
Severe Weather 0 3
Natural Disaster 0 0
Other Calls 1 12
TOTAL CALLS 18 253
Building Inspections 0 332
Training Hours 0 341.5

 

Description Of Call

2014 Total

2013 Total

2012 Total

2011 Total

2010 Total

2009 Total

Structure Fires 14 16 26 15 29 25
Car Fires 9 11 8 8 20 18
Grass Fires 33 48 83 71 63 37
Other Fires 20 6 10 18 15 10
M.V.A. 43 28 35 38 33 26
Smoke Checks 29 14 16 13 14 23
Investigate Gas Leak 27 23 15 22 21 21
Mutual Aid 2 6 5 4 4 7
Control Burns 15 10 19 21 9 10
Assisted PD / EMS 31 17 3 1 05 0
False Alarms 20 23 21 33 26 17
RUOK 0 0 0 0 0 0
Other Calls 31 23 42 44 26 50
Total Fire Calls 274 225 283   288 265 244
Building Inspections 374 325 227   129 106 119
Training Hours 333 787 1089   308 1000 1364
Pre plans 63 0 0      0 0 0

 

The training recently completed by the Pocahontas Fire Department include the following classes: Intro to Fire Protection, Personal Protective Equipment, Wildland Firefighting, Communications, Building Construction, Fire Behavior, Portable Extinguishers, Forcible Entry, Ladders, Ventilation, Water Supply, Hoses, Fire Streams, Salvage and Overhaul, Search and Rescue, Haz-Mat Operations, CPR, EMT Refresher, Inspector I, Skywarn Trained Observer, School Bus Extrication, Exterior Fires, National TIMS Responder, and Haz-Mat Technic

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