Vista Fire Department


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2021 Incidents
Jan 19
Feb 24
Mar 15
Apr 27
May 23
Jun 24
Jul 16
Aug 0
Sep 0
Oct 0
Nov 0
Dec 0
Total 148

2020 Incidents
Jan 30
Feb 24
Mar 23
Apr 20
May 19
Jun 28
Jul 18
Aug 49
Sep 21
Oct 27
Nov 27
Dec 23
Total 309

Past Incidents
2019 301
2018 285
2017 280
2016 280
2015 226
2014 252
2013 250

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Assistant Chief Brian Porco and Foreman Elly Hersam going over how to use the traction splint
Assistant Chief Brian Porco and Foreman Elly Hersam going over how to use the traction splint

EMT Skills Class for 07/21/21

Vista Fire Department, July 22

This Wednesday's "EMT Skills Class" had our EMS personnel reviewing “How to assist the EMT."

Vista EMS personnel reviewed how to properly support the lead EMT on an emergency scene. Vista EMS personnel also practiced how to gather patient information when acting as an attendant, they reviewed on scene priorities & objectives during an EMS call and they put their knowledge to the test by conducting ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Mayday Operations and Assisting the EMT Drills for 07/19/21

Vista Fire Department, July 20

This week's Monday Night Drill was a "Mayday Operations" drill for our Firefighters and a "Assisting the EMT" drill for our EMTs.

The "Mayday Operations" drill had our Vista Firefighters reviewing how to perform a mayday, how to properly call a mayday on an emergency scene and then we tested our Firefighters by having them call a "mayday" in a practical scenario by using F.A.S.T. (Firefighter assist ... (Full Story & Photos)

Vista Firefighters reviewing how to utilize the RIT pak on a downed Firefighter
Vista Firefighters reviewing how to utilize the RIT pak on a downed Firefighter

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Firefighter Martin Rojas operating the Engine 143 pump panel as Firefighter/EMT Candidate Mark Albert looks on
Firefighter Martin Rojas operating the Engine 143 pump panel as Firefighter/EMT Candidate Mark Albert looks on

Sunday Training for 07/18/21

Vista Fire Department, July 19

This Sunday morning we held Driver Training for our members who are becoming Apparatus Drivers on Engine 143 and the Ambulances for our weekly Sunday Training.

The Driver Training program is how Vista Fire Department personnel become cleared on any piece of Fire or EMS apparatus. Members conduct several hours of "drive time" behind the wheel of each apparatus before they are cleared to become a driver. ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Firefighter Lance Phillips completes Engine 143 training

Vista Fire Department, July 15

The Vista Fire Department is proud to announce that Firefighter Lance Phillips is now qualified on Engine 143.

Firefighter Phillips completed the E-143 driver training by learning how to operate E-143's pump panel and completing 8 hours or more of "drive time" behind the wheel. Firefighter Phillips will now move on to learning how to drive Engine 141 going forward.

The VFD is always looking for ... (Full Story & Photos)

Firefighter Lance Phillips
Firefighter Lance Phillips

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Firefighter Kyla Whalen and Firefighter Lance Phillips
Firefighter Kyla Whalen and Firefighter Lance Phillips

Firefighter Kyla Whalen and Firefighter Lance Phillips complete "Truck Company Operations" class

Vista Fire Department, July 14

The Vista Fire Department would like to congratulate Firefighter Kyla Whalen and Firefighter Lance Phillips on completing the "Truck Company Operations" class at the Westchester County Fire Training Center in Valhalla, New York.

"Truck Company Operations" class is a 24-hour course described as the following:

“This course provides instruction for using ladder company equipment including operating ... (Full Story & Photos)

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