The Rock Hill Fire Department is comprised of nine members plus the Fire Captain. All members are certified as Firefighters either through the St. Louis County Fire Standards Commission or have attended the St. Louis County Fire Academy. Two staff members are State of Missouri certified Fire Investigators. All members are trained as Emergency Medical Technicians. These EMTs are certified in the use of the Automatic External Defibrillator, a valuable tool in case someone is experiencing cardiac arrest.
All Fire Department personnel are required to attend a pre-determined amount of training yearly at the St. Louis County Fire Academy in order to stay current in fire service technology.
Besides the standard compliment of fire fighting equipment, the department’s pumper carries advanced EMS equipment such as the AED, a Pulse Oximeter for obtaining pulse and oxygen content of a patient, a glucometer for measuring the sugar content of a patient’s blood.
Some services provided by the Fire Department are: blood pressure checks, child safety seat check, smoke detector and carbon monoxide check. Smoke detectors are available to those in need. Call for more information.
The Fire Department is ready to serve you 24 hours a day. Also, you may see the Fire apparatus at anytime. Please call 962-6600 or 911 in the event of an emergency. For all other fire department related inquiries call 314-962-6254.
Kevin Halloran - Fire Chief, Chief of Operations