Fire Department

FireDept
Trumann Fire Department
801 W Main St, Trumann, AR 72472
(870) 483-2312

Fire Protection:

Trumann Fire Department

 

Insurance ISO Rating:

Class 3

 

Fire Chief:

Revis Kemper; 870 483-2312

Station: 801 W Main St, Trumann, AR 72472

email: tfd1@rittermail.com

 

Distance to station:

TFD covers 2.5 mile radius for residential

 

Estimated response time:

2.5 minutes

 

Impediments:

None

 

Describe capabilities:

STAFF:

Career and Volunteer Firefighters: 20 personnel

Career: 1 Chief, 1 Assistant Chief, 3 Driver Operators, 1 Firefighter

Volunteer: 2 Captain, 3 Lieutenant, 1 Chaplin, 8 Firefighters

FIRE PROTECTION:

24 hrs/day; 7 days/week; 365 days/year

TRAINING: CAREER FIREFIGHTERS

Certified by Arkansas Fire Academy Specialized training in First Responder,

Hazard Material Operations, Disaster/Recovery Operations,

Storm Warning Training, Natural Disasters, and Bio-Terrorism.

VOLUNTEER FIREFIGHTERS

Introduction to Firefighting, Protective Equipment, Wildland Fires

Structure Fires Basic and Advanced, PPV Ventilation, First Responder,

Natural Disasters, Storm Warning Training and Hazard Material Awareness/Operations.

CAREER AND VOLUNTEER FIREFIGHTERS ADDITIONAL TRAINING

24 Hours/Year continued Hazard Material education training

EMT’s 24 hours/year continued education

ISO RATING REQUIRES

20 hours/month company training, 12 hours/year

Officer training,12 hours/year Driver/operator training, 24 hours/year multiple company training, and 6 hours night training.

This training is required for Trumann Fire Department to receive ACT 833 money for equipment purchases.

In addition, the TFD has to acquire 16 hours/year of approved training through Arkansas Fire Academy.

EQUIPMENT:

4 Engine Pumpers, 1 Ladder Truck Pumper, 1 Rescue Truck w/ mini-pumper, 1 Brush Truck, 1 UTV w/tank, 1 Search & Rescue Boat.

Specialized equipment: Thermal Imaging Cameras, Fire Finders, and RFD Air Pack Finders (Pack Trackers), Diffibulators.

All personnel equipped with protective equipment meeting or exceeding current NAPA standards.

COMMUNICATIONS:

TFD operates on a Tone/Voice Paging system to alert firefighters of any type of emergency.

TFD can page from the central station, the police station, and units or hand-held radios.

TFD is also in charge of the Tornado Warning System for Trumann.

PRE-FIRE PLANNING INSPECTIONS:

TFD conducts pre-fire planning inspections of each commercial, industrial, institutional, and habitational building (over 4-family apartments) at least twice per year.