East Brandywine Fire Company
East Brandywine Fire Company

2016 Incidents
Fire Medical Total
Jan 39 32 71
Feb 39 39 78
Mar 22 30 52
Apr 32 26 58
May 13 25 38
Jun 29 29 58
Jul 25 32 57
Aug
Sep
Oct
Nov
Dec
Total 199 213 412

Past Incidents
Fire Medical Total
2015 373 376 749
2014 426 430 856
2013 366 451 817
2012 380 431 811
2011 362 445 807
2010 300 422 722
2009 262 426 688
2008 327 448 775
2007 322 469 791
2006 333 465 798

Web Counters
Website Visitors
Since
January 1, 2012
1,513,959
Visitors Today
Aug 27, 2016
1,780

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Auto-accident with Entrapment

East Brandywine Fire Company , August 25

During the afternoon hours of Thursday August 25th, East Brandywine Fire Company volunteers responded to an auto-accident on Creek Road in the area of Marshal Road.

Deputy 49 arrived on scene and determined 5 vehicles were involved with one occupant pinned in one of the vehicles. With the report of entrapment a Medic was added to the call and Deputy 49 requested a second BLS ambulance.

The ... (Full Story & Photos)

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T3 Training: Water Supply Operations

East Brandywine Fire Company , August 24

On the evening of Wednesday August 24th, East Brandywine Fire Company volunteers participated in water supply operations training. This marks the start of a 3 week training series which highlights the importance of establishing a functional water supply.

This training session was facilitated by Chief John Edwards, Chief Engineer Bob Zynn, and Assistant Chief Engineer John Needles. Participants ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Busy Week For Volunteers Culminates with Fireworks

East Brandywine Fire Company , August 22

This past week proved to be a busy week for the volunteers of East Brandywine Fire Company. In addition to responding to emergencies, performing weekly equipment and apparatus checks, as well as training, our volunteers went the extra mile in a variety ways.

Over the course of the last week East Brandywine Fire Company has played host to 4 training sessions facilitated by the Chester County Department ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Automoblie Accident on Route 282

East Brandywine Fire Company , August 14

On Sunday afternoon August 14th, East Brandywine Fire Company volunteers were dispatched to Route 282 in the area of Hawk Hill Road for a reported auto accident. The Glen Moore Fire Company was also due on the assignment.

Upon arrival it was determined that a single car had existed the roadway and struck a pole sheering the pole in half.

Firefighters controlled hazards and fluids, and managed ... (Full Story & Photos)

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T3 Training: Hoseline Management Part II

East Brandywine Fire Company , August 12

On the evening of Wednesday August 10th, East Brandywine Fire Company volunteers participated in their weekly training focused around hoseline management.

Navigating a charged hoseline in tight quarters while going up or down stairs can be challenging without appropriate training. The difficulty increases when it is smokey and dark and you have multiple hoselines in service. This evening personnel ... (Full Story & Photos)

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T3 Training: Hoseline Management

East Brandywine Fire Company, August 05

This past Wednesday evening East Brandywine Fire Company volunteers participated in hoseline management training. Personnel practiced pulling both 1.75" and 2.5" attack lines and advancing them within a building.

This type of hands on, routine training pays dividends while dealing with a true emergency. This could not have been more evident early Friday morning when the Company was dispatched ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Early Morning Truck Fire

East Brandywine Fire Company, August 05

In the early hours of Friday August 5th, EBFC members responded to reports of multiple trucks on fire at a local waste management facility. Chief 48 went on location and confirmed the report of 3 trucks fully involved. He requested the first in engine pull a 2 1/2" attack line and the next in tanker to set up to supply. Engine 49-1 arrived first and deployed a 2 1/2" attack line and a 1 3/4" back ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Freedom Village Appliance Fire

East Brandywine Fire Company, August 01

On Monday August 1st, East Brandywine Fire Company volunteers while clearing a gas leak were dispatched to a reported appliance fire at Freedom Village. Freedom Village is a large scale senior living retirement facility whose residents range from completely independent to those who require skilled nursing. Initially Engine 76, Engine 38, and Ambulance 144 were also due on the assignment.

Upon ... (Full Story & Photos)

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