Editor’s note: The following is a release from the Pascoag Fire District regarding activities in the month of June.
The Pascoag Fire Department for the month of June 2021 continues to be busy serving the community.
We answered 132 calls for service to include:
4 Structure Fires
4 Motor Vehicle Crashes
1 Water Rescue
90 EMS Calls
The Fire Marshal’s Office conduct 12 inspections, plan reviews and investigations.
We received mutual 18 times and gave mutual 6 times for June.
Fire loss for June was $14,100.
7,200 gallons of water used for the month.
Members put in 838 hours on calls for service and 185 hours of training for the month.
The department continues to respond to potential COVID 19 calls.
Lt. Thomas Walker and Firefighter Hayley Morin completed NFPA 1002 Pump Operator’s Certification through the RI Fire Academy.
Firefighter Hayley Morin also completed NFPA 1021 Safety Officer Certification through the RI Fire Academy.
Firefighter Thomas Smith has completed Paramedic Class.
Calls for service year to date (November 2020 – June 2021) 1,418 to include:
21 Structure Fires
23 Motor Vehicle Crashes
949 EMS Calls
The Fire Marshal’s Office has conducted 76 inspections, plan reviews and investigations.
The department is currently responded to 347 more incidents compared to the same time period the previous year.
The Pascoag Fire Department is always looking for new volunteers. If interested, please stop at the Main Street Fire Station on Monday nights 6 p.m.
Chief Mark St. Pierre is proud of the dedication and professionalism displayed by the members of the Pascoag Fire Department.
Richard Peck, Deputy Chief