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Mineral Springs Volunteer Fire & Rescue Department

Union County, North Carolina
 
 

Monthly Call Report

September 2018

Call Type
Number of Calls
Structure Fires
2
Outside Fires
1
First Responder
47
10-50 MVA
4
10-50 No Injuries
7
Gas Leak
0
Hazardous Condition
1
Power Line Down
11
Service Calls
9
Public Assist Calls
5
Cancelled in Route
0
False Alarms
5
Vehicle Fires
0
Move Up / Stand By
0
HazMat
0
High Angle Rescue
1
Severe Weather
12
Total Calls
105
Total Manhours at Scene
235
Training Hours
105
Total Hours
340

Message from the Chief

Thanks for taking the time to stop by to learn more about the Mineral Springs Volunteer Fire and Rescue Department. Our fire department serves 43 square miles in Union County, North Carolina.

Our department operates out of two stations. The main station is located on Highway 75 inside Mineral Springs, North Carolina and houses 7 pieces of equipment. The sub-station is located at the intersection of Rocky River Road South and Doster Road. This station houses 4 pieces of equipment.

We have recently changed from an all volunteer department to a combination department (volunteers and paid staff). We are continually seeking new volunteers for our department. Please contact the fire department if you are interested in becoming a member at 704-843-3189 or email Chief Gaddy at chief@mineralspringsvfd.com.

Paid Part-Time Firefighters

The Mineral Springs Volunteer Fire and Rescue Department is currently accepting applications for qualified paid part-time firefighters. Contact Assistant Chief Tony Belk by phone at 704-361-0316 or by email at tbelk@mineralspringsvfd.com for further information.

CALL REPORT

2018 SEMI-ANNUAL

CALL TYPE
NUMBER OF CALLS
Structure Fires
17
Vehicle Fires
3
Outside Fires
24
First Responder
285
10-50 With Injuries
20
10-50 No Injuries
31
Hazardous Conditions
3
Gas Leaks or Spills
9
Service Calls
13
Lockouts
3
Public Assist Calls
3
Cancelled in Route
52
False Alarms
45
Move Up / Standby
2
Storm Assessment
5
Power Line Down
3
Animal Rescue
1
 
Total Calls
6,310
Training Hours
733
Total Hours
7043