Troy, Mo.- More people means more needs; It’s that simple. While it may be easy to discern the needs that take center stage – whatever plays to the adage: food, shelter, water – there remain a myriad of other demands that grow as we do. . Last July, LCFPD #1 (Lincoln County Fire Protection District Number One) grew to meet increasing public safety demands by improving its survival and safety technology.
While everyone knows that firefighters fight fires and protect the public from wayward flames, some might be surprised to learn that many fire departments (including LCFPD #1) also aid and assist in providing care. medical staff at trauma scenes. Previously, LCFPD #1 was limited to providing BLS (Basic Life Support), but as of 7am July 7, they are fully equipped with ALS (Advanced Life Support).