Early this morning (Monday, Sept. 11th) MFD Co’s 1 & 2 were dispatched mutual aid to a strip mall in Suffern NY, for a commercial structure fire.
This July the volunteer firefighters of Mahwah Fire Rescue Co1 responded to 37 calls for service CO ALARM – 2DOWN WIRES – 4ELECTRICAL FIRE – 3ELEVATOR RESCUE – 1EMS ASSIST – 1EXTRICATION – 4FIRE ALARM – 10 FLUID SPILL – 1M/A AIRBOAT – 1M/A DIVE TEAM – 5M/A FIRE – 1SMELL OF SMOKE – 1SMOKE CONDITION – 1STRUCTURE FIRE – 2
For this week’s drill (08-09-2023) Co1 Firefighters along with Firefighters from Co2 and Co3 worked on their saw and roof venting skills at the recently revamped Bergen Fire Academy. Firefighters used demo saws and chainsaws to practice venting a roof under fire conditions.
Earlier today, Fire Co.1 hosted CBS Fire Photography to get some professional photos of Engine 117, Marine 1, and an updated photo of Engine 115. Our Technical Rescue apparatus was not available as it was at a confined space class with several of our firefighters. The photos turned out great, and we look forward to having them back to photograph our entire fleet
Last night (07-26-2023) at our weekly drill Co1 firefighters and our colleagues from Ramsey Rescue received a special demonstration and Q&A session with the all-new GMC HUMMER EV. This was a great way for us to learn about the car’s structure, design, and how to handle possible emergencies. Afterword’s Co1 firefighters and Ramsey Rescue Members worked together on their skills advancing hose lines. This was a great night of training for all involved
We’re halfway through the year and the volunteer firefighters of Co.1 have responded to 205 calls for service so far this year. BRUSH FIRE – 7BURNING SMELL – 3CHIMNEY FIRE – 1CO ALARM – 6DISPATCHED STRUCTURE FIRE – 2DOWN WIRES – 9DUMPSTER FIRE – 1ELECTRICAL FIRE – 5ELEVATOR RESCUE – 4EMS ASSIST – 9EXTRICATION – 10FIRE ALARM – 91FLUID SPILL – 6 GAS LEAK – 18GRILL FIRE – 1HAZMAT – 1HELICOPTER LANDING ZONE – 1LOCK OUT – 1MUTUAL AID DIVE TEAM – 3MUTUAL AID FIRE – 5OVEN FIRE – 7SMELL OF SMOKE – 4SMOKE CONDITION – 5VEHICLE FIRE – 4WORKING FIRE – 1
This past Monday night, our dive team joined firefighters from the Wyckoff fire department in reviewing the response procedures for lifeguards at Spring Lake.