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Mar 062014
 

OCONEE COUNTY RESCUE CHIEF’S MEETING

Keowee Rescue Squad

March 6, 2014

Attendance:

Phillip Galloway & Nina Webb, R-1; Tammy Wilbanks, R-2; Will Rochester, R-4; Tracy Payne & Steven Zahn, R-5; Lynn Wilbanks, R-6; Richard Belmore, R-7 & 8; John Fletcher, Erik & Leslie Sprogis & Charline Stanton, R-22; Keith Wilbanks, OCES.

Call To Order:

Rescue Coordinator Keith Wilbanks called the meeting to order at 1825 hours.  A great meal was provided by Rescue 22.

Approve Minutes:

Minutes from the February, 2014 meeting were approved by the Chiefs.

Chief’s Reports:

R-1:    All good.

R-2:    New truck ready. Breakfast 4/5/14 all are welcome. Six new responders joined Squad.

R-3:    Absent

R-4:    March of Dimes fundraiser begins 3/25/14

R-5:    New truck in service

R-6:    All good.

R-7:    Making progress on MR-1 modifications

R-8:    All good.

R-22:  All good.

FR-3:  Absent

FR-14: Absent

Rescue Coordinator’s Report:

  • The new F-250 trucks are with the squads.  County would like a set of tire chains (cables) purchased for each county truck at a cost to the squad of approx. $130/ea.
  • When doing truck checks, let County know if maintenance is needed.
  • Make sure you get the correct measurements before ordering slideouts.
  • Discussed the need for a Driver Training course for those driving county vehicles & POVs.
  • Discussed March of Dimes fundraiser.  Squads may consider donating. BBQ plates will be available for $10.00/ea.
  • ERS training offered in the near future.
  • Supplemental insurance will be provided by the county at no charge to the squads by VFIS.
  • Tim Nix’s 39 y/o niece passed away. Visitation will be Friday, March 07, 2014, with the funeral the following day.
  • R-4 will have Rehab training Saturday, March 15 from Noon to 3.  Lunch provided.  Let Will know if you plan to attend.
  • The new SOGs were discussed.  Some suggestions were made for additions. The goal is to have final approval by the Rescue Commission at their March meeting & then to distribute the SOGs to the squads.  The squads will have the month of April to distribute the SOGs to their members & have their members sign an Agreement to abide by them.  They will go into effect May 1, 2014. Members may not run calls after May 1st if they have not signed this Agreement.  The Commission will meet briefly after the Chief’s Meeting to discuss suggestions made.

Assistant Rescue Coordinator’s Report:  None

Old Business:  None

New Business:   Steven Zahn reported that there will be 3 EMR classes per year, January, May and September.  EMR Challenge and EMR Refresher classes will be offered when they are needed.  Please let Steven know & he will arrange for them to be provided.

Meeting adjourned at 1852.

The next meeting is on April 3, 2014 at 1800 @ Mtn. Rest Rescue Squad.

 

ALL MEETINGS ARE OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

SJZ

Feb 072014
 

OCONEE COUNTY RESCUE CHIEF’S MEETING

Walhalla Rescue Squad

February 7, 2014

 

Attendance:

Phillip Galloway & Nina Webb, R-1; Tammy Wilbanks, R-2; Diane Mason & Steve Chupp, R-3; William Tatum, R-4; Tracy Payne,  R-5; Lynn Wilbanks, R-6; Bob Jones, R-7; Richard Belmore, R8; Steven Adams, OCES/R-8; John Fletcher, R-22; Mike Zambito, CSFD; Kim Pritchett, Keith Wilbanks, & Scott Krein, OCES.

Call To Order:

Rescue Coordinator Keith Wilbanks called the meeting to order at 1835 hours.  A great meal was provided by Rescue 4. Continue reading »

Jan 092014
 

OCONEE COUNTY RESCUE CHIEF’S MEETING

Emergency Operations Center

January 9, 2014

Attendance:

Phil Galloway, R-1; Tammy Wilbanks, R-2; William Myers, R-3; William Rochester, R-4; Bill Smith, Sonia Hudgens, Tim Nix & Steven Zahn, R-5; Lynn Wilbanks, R-6; Bob Jones, R-7; Steven Adams, OCES/R-8; John Fletcher, R-22; Kim Pritchett, Lee Kaiser, Keith Wilbanks, & Scott Krein, OCES.

Call To Order:

Rescue Coordinator Keith Wilbanks called the meeting to order at 1833 hours.  A great meal was provided by Rescue 8. Continue reading »

Jan 082014
 

Special Needs Task Force

Meeting Minutes

January 8, 2014

The regularly scheduled meeting of the Special Needs Task Force was conducted on January 8, 2014 at 4:00 p.m. in the EOC.  See attached roster for members present.

CALL TO ORDER

The meeting was called to order at 4:00 p.m. by Wayne Garland, Chair. Continue reading »

Nov 202013
 

LOCAL EMERGENCY PLANNING COMMITTEE

Meeting Minutes

November 20, 2013

The Oconee County Local Emergency Planning Committee (LEPC) quarterly meeting was held on November 20, 2013 at 12:00 pm at Oconee County Emergency Services EOC.

Members present; see attached roster. Continue reading »

Nov 132013
 

Special Needs Task Force

Meeting Minutes

November 13, 2013

The regularly scheduled meeting of the Special Needs Task Force was conducted on November 13, 2013 at 4:00 p.m. in the EOC.  See attached roster for members present.

CALL TO ORDER

The meeting was called to order at 4:00 p.m. by Wayne Garland, Chair. Continue reading »

Nov 072013
 

OCONEE COUNTY RESCUE CHIEF’S MEETING

Westminster Rescue Squad

November 7, 2013

 

Attendance:

Phil Galloway & Brenda Roach, R-1;, William Myers, R-3; Jeff Bates, R-4; Bill Smith & Steven Zahn, R-5; Lynn Wilbanks, R-6; Bob Jones, R-7; Steven Adams, OCES/R-8; John Fletcher & Charline Stanton R-22; Kim Pritchett & Keith Wilbanks, & Scott Krein, OCES.

Guests:  None

Call To Order:

Rescue Coordinator Keith Wilbanks called the meeting to order at 2004 hours.  A great meal was provided by Rescue 5. Continue reading »

Nov 072013
 

Rescue Squad Commission

Meeting Minutes

November 7, 2013

The monthly Oconee County Rescue Squad Commission meeting was held on November 7, 2013 at the Westminster Rescue Squad building, 216 Emergency Lane, Westminster, SC 29693.  See attached roster for member attendance.

CALL TO ORDER

The meeting was called to order at 5:00 p.m. by Tammy Wilbanks, Chair. Continue reading »

Oct 032013
 

OCONEE COUNTY RESCUE CHIEF’S MEETING

Walhalla Rescue Squad

October 3, 2013

Attendance:

Phil Galloway & Brenda Roach, R-1; Allen O’Kelly, R-2; James Mast, R-3; Dale Harper & William Tatum, R-4; Bill Smith & Steven Zahn, R-5; Lynn Wilbanks, R-6; Bob Jones & Bob Kinder, R-7; Richard Belmore, R-8; Steven Adams, OCES/R-8; Mike Zambito, R-11; John Fletcher, Charline Stanton & Bill Pennington, R-22; Scott Krein, Lee Kaiser, Kim Pritchett & Keith Wilbanks, OCES.

Guests:  None

Call To Order:

Coordinator Keith Wilbanks called the meeting to order at 1834 hours.  A great meal was provided by Rescue 4. Continue reading »

Oct 032013
 

Rescue Squad Commission

Meeting Minutes

October 3, 2013

The monthly Oconee County Rescue Squad Commission meeting was held on Oct. 3, 2013 at 300 S Church St, Walhalla, SC 29691.  See attached roster for member attendance.

CALL TO ORDER

The meeting was called to order at 5:30 p.m. by Tammy Wilbanks, Chair. Continue reading »