Join us for our Fire Prevention Open House!
Fire Fighters & Sparky are visiting all the schools and day cares in Southampton this week for Fire Prevention Week. Kids love these visits and learn about fire safety, prevention, and what to do if there is a fire or other emergency. We invite all the families to come to our Fire Prevention Open House, […]
Fire in Ivyland!
Late last night Rescue 2, Engine 2, and Chief 2 responded to this accident. Units had difficulty reaching the scene due to the traffic backlog. Engine 65 came west in the closed eastbound lanes and removed the victim. Friendly reminder to clear a path for responding emergency vehicles. We know it is frustrating to sit […]
New EMT Graduate!
Rescue 2 and Engine 2 responded just before 0100hrs the other morning to assist Station 62 (Ivyland) on this dwelling fire. Crew members of rescue 2 pulled the first interior attack line, and second line to protect one of the exposures. https://www.facebook.com/300104400166759/posts/1078561205654404/ Photos from 62-04 fire 18 Valentine Rd, Ivyland Borough 09/10/2018 Photo Credit: Helen […]
COUNTY INITIATES SMART911 WITH RAPIDSOS TO QUICKLY SERVE CALLERS
Congratulations to Nick Sturgis, our newest EMT! Emergency Medical Technicians (EMTs) and paramedics care for the sick or injured in emergency medical settings. People’s lives often depend on the quick reaction and competent care provided by these workers.
Acquired Structure Training
The Bucks County Commissioners and the Bucks County Emergency Communications Department have partnered with Smart911 to begin a new program that will allow for quicker assistance when a 9-1-1 call is placed. Individuals can now sign up for free online and give pertinent information on themselves and their family which will allow 9-1-1 operators to […]
🚨Building and Dwelling Fire🚨
Big thank you to Davisville Church for a great training opportunity. Over the last few weeks, they allowed us to use a house scheduled to be torn down for hands-on training. We started with interior search drills and ended with roof ventilation work, both with saws and the ‘old-fashioned’ way with an axe. This was […]
Busy weekend for our volunteers. Early Saturday morning we were dispatched for a fire alarm which was upgraded to a building fire. Crews stretched a line and found the contents of a commercial dryer on fire. Thanks to Feasterville Fire Company for your help ventilating. Early this morning Rescue 2 was dispatched with Warminster Fire […]
Congratulations to Amanda McKenney, our newest EMT! She recently passed a rather challenging final exam to earn her certification.
Congratulations to our newest Fire Fighter 1 graduate, Kyle Kitay! FF1 is comprised of all the basic skills needed to operate on the fireground delivered over the course of several months. We’ll done!
Tonight we trained in foam application as part of our HazMat refresher. We flowed training foam on a simulated flammable liquid fire. Thanks to the Bucks County HazMat team for bringing Foam (Bubble) 89 for a demo.