On September 28th at around 430pm, firefighters were alerted to an MVA with entrapment. Upon arrival of fire chief (91-60), it was confirmed that 1 occupant was entrapped due to a 2 car ‘t-bone’ MVA. Firefighters arrived minutes later and used the JAWS to remove 2 doors along with part of the roof, while EMS and paramedics stabilize the patient. Moments later,…Continue
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On September 28th, Allamuchy Firefighters conducted a junior training session to help juniors understand hydrants and hose lines. One of the most valued asset on an active fire ground is having a positive water source, and considering most of Allamuchy has hydrants, it is vital for our youngest recruits to understand how to use them.
Juniors reviewed the different…Continue
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On Sunday September 7th, families and friends gathered for a tree dedication to celebrate the lives of ATFD members that have passed away. Trees were planted in memory of Richard Moore, James Powderley and Warwick Jefferies.
More than 40 people gathered to assist in the planting and pay tribute to the fallen. The families were assisted by members of the Allamuchy-Green First Aid Squad…Continue
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Allamuchy Firefighters and new junior recruits got together Wednesday night to perform some basic drills. Juniors practiced hitting a hydrant, pulling hose, putting up ladders, the use of different tools on the truck, and how to properly manage a charged hose line. The junior firefighters program went into effect in June of this year, and so far brought on 2 new juniors…Continue
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