2019 Incidents
Month EMS Fire Total
Jan 144 71 209
Feb 129 74 201
Mar 133 52 185
Apr 115 48 163
May 131 63 194
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Annual Call Stats
Year EMS Fire Total
2005 1621
2006 1619
2007 1700
2008 1989
2009 1688
2010 1659
2011 1768
2012 1238 592 1830
2013 1231 623 1854
2014 1359 697 2056
2015 1317 629 1946
2016 1427 636 2063
2017 1518 623 2141
2018 1715 678 2390


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Hazmat Training

B/C Cossman Gold Shift, June 13

Today members of The Gold Shift spent a few hours going over Hazmat scenarios and how to handle these calls in the most professional way possible. Lt. Hedman who is a Hazmat Technician with the Prospect Heights Fire Protection District led the training and brought up many good points that is sure to help in the development of our newer members. Awesome Job once again by The Gold Shift! ... (Full Story & Photos)

Quick and practical training of De-con procedures set up by The Gold Shift.
Quick and practical training of De-con procedures set up by The Gold Shift.

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Battalion Chief Scott Olsen, June 08

Prospect Heights Fire Protection District responded to a car into the building at approximately 130 in the afternoon on Saturday. The driver suffered minor injuries and was transported to the local hospital for evaluation. Fire Department personnel stayed on the scene until Hillside Towing removed the vehicle from the structure. In the photos you can see how close the car came to hitting the four ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Pump Operations On Saturday Morning

Member Scott Olsen, June 08

The Fire District was out early Saturday morning conducting pump operations with our Ladder Tower and Engine with some new pump operators. Having the opportunity to flow water and practice calculations is extremely important to all our members especially our new operators. As the saying goes practice makes perfect.... (Full Story & Photos)

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Firefighter Jason Hardy, June 07

Anne Sullivan School Students Visit Prospect Heights Fire Station

Students and teachers and staff take some time to visit the fire station. Students were excited to learn about the fire station and see the rigs. ... (Full Story & Photos)

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PH Paramedics train with Lifeguards

Fire Chief Drew Smith, June 07

On June 5 PHFD paramedics reviewed emergency procedures with PH Park District lifeguards at the Gary Morava Center. We enjoy working with our partners in the community and hope these skills are never actually needed. But, if they are everyone will be prepared to act! ... (Full Story & Photos)

LT Matt Gray speaks to the lifeguards about what they can do to help PH paramedics in an emergency
LT Matt Gray speaks to the lifeguards about what they can do to help PH paramedics in an emergency

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Battalion Chief Scott Olsen, June 02

On June 2nd 2019 at approximately 1:00 in the afternoon, Prospect Heights Fire Protection District firefighter/paramedics along with the Prospect Heights Police Department responded for the motorcycle accident with a victim in the roadway. Members found one person from a motorcycle with what appeared to be minor injuries. The patient was transported to a local hospital for evaluation. Prospect ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Community Days 2019

B/C Cossman Gold Shift, June 01

Today the Prospect Heights Fire Protection District participated in the 2019 Community Days Event and Lions Club Pancake Breakfast. Despite a rainy start, the weather changed and the turnout by the community was very nice. All areas of the community were well represented. All the kids had a fantastic time enjoying the festivities. Thanks to Lt. Rill, Lt. Gray, FF Senese, and FF Hardy for demonstrating ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Firefighter Jason Hardy, May 26

Memorial Day, Prospect Heights FPD humbly honors and remembers these incredible men and women who sacrificed their lives in the US armed forces.

Every day we are thankful for the men and women of the United States armed forces who sacrificed their lives for our freedom. On Memorial Day, Prospect Heights Fire Protection District humbly honors and remembers these incredible men and women who sacrificed ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Welcome Trustee Joe Vertone

D/C Timothy Jones, May 22

With the passing of long term serving trustees Kotlarz and Twomey, the District looked to fill vacant trustee positions. Appointed by Wheeling Township, Trustee Vertone was willing to volunteer his time and serve as a trustee. Thank you Joe for stepping up and welcome to our team.
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Lt. Plonski demonstrating the re-deployment of an already used throw bag.
Lt. Plonski demonstrating the re-deployment of an already used throw bag.

Water Operations Training

B/C Cossman Gold Shift, May 20

Big thanks to the Prospect Heights Park District for opening up the Gary Morava Recreation Center to allow us to utilize their pool for training. Another solid day of training by the Gold Shift showing our newer members techniques to use in open water and swift water incidents. Thanks to the senior members of Gold Shift for always making training a fun and educational experience all at the same time!... (Full Story & Photos)

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