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 May 19, 2016, RVFDRS was dispatched @ 1839 for an Auto Accident with Ejection on Lignum Road/Jacobs Ford Rd. The single vehicle was carrying six occupants (1 driver and 5 passengers) and went off the road at a high rate of speed and hit a tree. There were three occupants entrapped, one ejected, and two children involved in the crash. Ambulance 6-1, Medic 6-2, Wagon 6, Medic 12-1, Medic 12-2, Rescue 2, Engine 2, Pumper 1, Rescue Engine 1, CCSO, and VASP responded to the scene. A landing zone was established on Germanna Highway and ALL six patients were airlifted via AirCare 1, AirCare 2, AirCare 4, AirCare 5, UVA Pegasus and Fairfax County PD.