Sadsburyville Fire Company No. 1

2017 Incidents
Calls
Jan 24
Feb 14
Mar 15
Apr 21
May 21
Jun 16
Jul 14
Aug 0
Sep 0
Oct 0
Nov 0
Dec 0
Total 125

Past Call Stats
Fire/Rescue
2016 163
2015 191
2014 168
2013 149
2012 150
2011 149
2010 122
2009 168
2008 176
2007 154
2006 154
2005 149
2004 133
2003 131

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Firefighters trained with ropes used to make rescues in low angle situations.
Firefighters trained with ropes used to make rescues in low angle situations.

Saturday Brings Rigging and Hauling

Fire Chief Adam Grossman, August 12

For most of the day, Sadsburyville rescue personnel spent their Saturday training in basic rigging for rope rescue training. This class offers the basic knowledge needed to perform a technical rescue using rope hauling systems.

Many areas of our district offer a potential hazard to people where they could injure theirselves and it may not be easy to rescue them, example in a car accident off an ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Monday Night Brings More Training

Fire Chief Adam Grossman, July 31

When it comes to firefighters at Sadsburyville, one things for sure is their dedication to training. Every week crew members gather to improve upon their skills and learn new techniques as well as taking formal classes at the county and state levels. This past Monday was not any different bringing in a Chester County Rescue Instructor to teach Basic Rigging for Rope Rescue.

The classroom portion ... (Full Story & Photos)

Members began a training series on ropes and rigging.
Members began a training series on ropes and rigging.

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SFC personnel in MDC training at the training campus.
SFC personnel in MDC training at the training campus.

Personnel Engage at the Training Campus

Fire Chief Adam Grossman, July 24

For tonight's training our crew members traveled to the Public Safety Training Center located in South Coatesville for a class on the new Mobile Data Computers (MDC). The training was specifically on their software and use by the end user.

An MDC is in all of our apparatus and is used to make status changes with the 911 center like we are responding to or clearing a call for service. Pertinent ... (Full Story & Photos)

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House Fire in Rock Run, Valley Township

Fire Chief Adam Grossman, July 15

At 1354 hours today the Sadsburyville and Wagontown Fire Companies were dispatched to assist the Westwood Fire Company on a house fire in the 900 block of Wagontown Road in the Rock Run section of Valley Township. Wagontown Deputy Chief Reber arrived first reporting smoke showing from the exterior of the 2 story duplex type structure.

Engine 35 arriving first due knocked down the flames in the kitchen ... (Full Story & Photos)

Smoke showing upon arrival of firefighters.
Smoke showing upon arrival of firefighters.

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Example of an air pack or SCBA used in firefighting that will be replaced with an Assistance to Firefighter Grant.
Example of an air pack or SCBA used in firefighting that will be replaced with an Assistance to Firefighter Grant.

Federal Funding Awarded

Fire Chief Adam Grossman, June 23

On Friday June 23rd, 2017 the Sadsburyville Fire Company received notification of federal funding through a federal grant program. The Assistance to Firefighter Grant program assist fire departments with funding on several types of projects such as operations, safety, health and apparatus.

Today's award was in the amount of $86,800 for operations and safety. These funds will be to replace our aging ... (Full Story & Photos)

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House Fire in Hayti, Valley Township

Fire Chief Adam Grossman, June 22

On Thursday June 22nd, 2017 as Bingo was about to begin, the company was alerted to the 900 block of Main Street in Valley Township for a house fire. Also responding on Fire Box 44-03 was the Westwood Fire Company and Wagontown Fire Company.

Arriving on scene within minutes, Westwood Battalion Chief Sly reported smoke showing, requested the working fire dispatch and established the Main Street Command. ... (Full Story & Photos)

Upon arrival of firefighters, smoke was visible from the exterior of a 2 story dwelling.
Upon arrival of firefighters, smoke was visible from the exterior of a 2 story dwelling.

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Firefighters arrived to find smoke showing to the rear of a structure in East Fallowfield.
Firefighters arrived to find smoke showing to the rear of a structure in East Fallowfield.

Working Fire in East Fallowfield

Fire Chief Adam Grossman, June 10

On Saturday June 10th at 1107, the Westwood, Modena, Sadsburyville and Cochranville Fire Companies were dispatched to the 3100 block of Strasburg Road in East Fallowfield Township for a building fire. The caller indicated there was smoke in the building and they were evacuating.

Modena Chief Dowlin arrived at 1112 and reported nothing showing from the exterior. After further investigation a fire ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Working Fire in Pomeroy

Fire Chief Adam Grossman, May 29

On Monday May 29th, 2017 at 1436 the Sadsburyville Fire Company and Modena Fire Company were dispatched to assist the Keystone Valley Fire Department in the unit block of Newport Avenue in the Pomeroy section of Sadsbury Township for reports of smoke in a dwelling. The caller reported a possible electric fire coming from a bedroom and they were evacuating.

Engine 31-1 responded at 1440 and Engine ... (Full Story & Photos)

Engine 31-1 on scene of a house fire on Newport Avenue in Sadsbury Township.
Engine 31-1 on scene of a house fire on Newport Avenue in Sadsbury Township.

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