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Total Incidents
2022 2021 2020 2019
69 51 42 62
59 56 46 52
51 64 54 46
70 40 40 46
58 57 46 62
66 62 65 78
59 71 43
57 71 66
200 48 47
61 55 89
64 60 84
57 62 49
374 828 660 696

Box Alarm Dispatches
2022 2121 2020
52 (13) 85 (2) 62

Working Fires
2022 2021 2020 2014
10 (2) 16 15 24

Vehicle Rescues
2022 2021 2020 2019
8 5 4 8

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Mid Year Incident Stats

Battalion Chief Zach Velivis, July 01

Incident Stats 6/30/22

Total Incidents - 374

Total Box Alarms - 51
First Due Box Alarms - 14
Total Fires - 10
First Due Fires - 2

Vehicle Rescue Boxes 14
Vehicle Rescues - 8... (Full Story)


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No Caption Commercial Vehicle Accident with 1 trapped

May 10

Stations 88 & 10 were dispatched for a vehicle fire at MM 339.5 E/B on the PA Turnpike at 0550hrs. CH88 updated the location to 339.1 E/B. Upon arrival CH88 advised there was no fire but the driver was still in the vehicle so the incident was upgraded to a rescue. 88 and 10 units worked together to gain access and package the patient into a stokes basket. Crews carried the patient over to the ... (Full Story & Photos)

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ISO Rating Improved

April 29

The Fort Washington Fire Company recently received notification that the Insurance Services Office (ISO) rating for Upper Dublin Township has improved from a 2014 rating of 4 to a 2022 rating of 3. (1 being the best, 10 being the worst). This rating is used to determine insurance rates and is based upon an evaluation of a number of factors, including emergency communications, fire department training ... (Full Story & Photos)

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April 19

This weeks company drill was the first part of a Structural Burn class we are hosting with the PA State Fire Academy. Members completed gear inspection checks, recorded baseline vitals and viewed a power point presentation. Fort Washington members along with some of our mutual aid departments will complete this class with a live fire burn in a commercial building in May. Having the ability to ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Monday Night House Fire

February 01

On Monday night at 9PM, units were dispatched to the 100 block of Girard Avenue for the report of a house on fire. Engine 702 from Oreland arrived and reported fire showing from the 2nd floor. Command was established and it was quickly determined that this was a “balloon frame” house and that the fire spread from the basement up to the attic through the walls. Crews conducted searches for any victims, ... (Full Story & Photos)

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