The objective of this organization shall be to aid in the protection and preservation of life and property; Promote the technical, practical knowledge, and application of the most modern and approved methods of firefighting and emergency medical services; Encourage, support, and practice the teaching of all such methods to the operating elements of the company; Endeavor at all times to maintain a high degree of efficiency in firefighting and emergency medical services; Secure and retain the respect and confidence of the citizens of our service area by the practice of these humanitarian principles and activities
Richardsville Fire Department & Rescue Squad's current calls
On April 16, 2015, RVFDRS was dispatched @ 2042 for Investigation for Fire Department at Halls Road. The caller stated that the grill had caught fire earlier and caused damage to the siding. There was no fire or smoke at this time, but they wanted the Fire Department to investigate. Ambulance 6-2, Wagon-6 and Support 6 responded to the call. Upon arriving on scene, Wagon-6 found no evidence of fire or smoke. After investigating, Wagon-6 stated the fire was contained to the back porch with no extensions in the attic. Members cleaned up the back porch before going back in-service.