April Showers

The 24th Annual Flower and Garden Festival got underway on Saturday April 26 featuring over 150 vendors. With plenty of food, crafts, and entertainment on hand; the Loudoun County Volunteer Rescue Squad managed to capture the interest of many children and perhaps inspire a few to pursue careers in emergency medicine. Squad members demonstrated equipment […]

Firehouse Subs Donation

Firehouse Subs Foundation made a sizeable donation to the Loudoun County Volunteer Rescue Squad enabling the squad to purchase a LUCAS Chest Compression System. The device enables first responders to produce quality chest compressions during Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR). Applying manual chest compressions during a cardiac arrest is physically exhausting and usually requires several first responders […]

Not for the faint of heart

The Loudoun County Volunteer Rescue Squad assisted the Leesburg Volunteer Fire Department during a training exercise at the Loudoun County Fire & Rescue Training Center on Saturday April 12.  The training is vital for firefighters to maintain their skills and important for EMTs to periodically assess the firefighters vital signs throughout the exercise.  Fighting fires […]