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Total Incidents
2024 2023 2022 2021
56 53 69 54
46 53 59 56
49 51 51 64
72 70 40
61 58 57
50 66 62
66 80 59
49 55 57
61 51 200
76 60 61
67 52 64
51 66 62
151 710 737 828

Box Alarm Dispatches
2024 2023 2022 2021
27 (5) 100 (20) 85 (17) 85

Working Fires
2024 2023 2022 2014
5 (1) 10 (1) 14 (2) 24

Vehicle Rescues
2024 2023 2022 2021
4 5 9 5

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Region 5 Standardization Group
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January 10, 2023

Since Spring of 2022, the fire companies in Fire Region 5 have been meeting to discuss ways we can standardize some of our operations for better efficiency on fire scenes. This endeavor came partly as a result of similar discussions that had occurred among departments in fire regions 4 & 6. Since many of our companies are commonly working together on incidents, it makes sense to increase our communication. John Remillard from Norristown and Blaine Leis from Upper Merion joined us for our first meeting last year to discuss some of the topics they had worked on in their areas and the successes and challenges faced. Since that time, we have met on a bi-monthly basis with representation from all companies within Region 5. All of us getting together to discuss these important topics is a win and we have already distributed Standard Operating Guidelines regarding fire ground accountability and radio channel usage on box alarms, which many companies have already adopted as of the new year. We have also developed a staffing SOG (in compliance with the existing County standard) and will be moving ahead with additional guidelines in 2023. We will next meet on January 18th at station 88-A to outline our progress in 2022 and establish goals for 2023.


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