East Brandywine Fire Company
East Brandywine Fire Company

2016 Incidents
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Jan 39 32
Feb 39 39
Mar 22 30
Apr 32 26
May 13 25
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Past Incidents
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2015 373 376
2014 426 430
2013 366 451
2012 380 431
2011 362 445
2010 300 422
2009 262 426
2008 327 448
2007 322 469
2006 333 465

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T3 Training: A Fall From Elevation

East Brandywine Fire Company, June 29

On the evening of June 29th East Brandywine Fire Company volunteers continued their training series on ropes and rigging. Throughout the month of June each training session emphasized a different aspect of rope rescue. This evening the months training culminated with a scenario in which a construction worker fell nearly 60 feet at a job site.

At around 19:15 hours the Company was dispatched to ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Weekend Brings More Training and an MVA

East Brandywine Fire Company , June 26

East Brandywine Fire Company volunteers pride themselves on being prepared to respond to emergencies and mitigate the situation. To that end training plays an instrumental role in our weekly routine.

Volunteers train every Wednesday evening in order to be able to better respond to the emergencies that they face. Training Officer Chris Keen in conjunction with the Line Officers puts together a ... (Full Story & Photos)

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T3 Training: Ropes and Rigging Continued

East Brandywine Fire Company , June 24

On Wednesday evening June 22nd East Brandywine Fire Company volunteers continued their training focusing on ropes and rigging. This is an area that most firefighters will tell you they struggle.

Volunteers trained on raising and lowering systems specifically a 3:1 Z-rig. This is an application generally used for high or low angle rescues. While Chester County is fortunate to have a team that ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Dwelling Fire Assist to Lionville Fire Company

East Brandywine Fire Company , June 19

On Saturday morning June 18th East Brandywine Fire Company volunteers were dispatched to assist the Lionville Fire Company with reported smoke in the building on Carpenters Cove in Upper Uwchlan Township.

While en-route Chester County Emergency Radio provided Deputy 47 (Minahan) an update stating Upper Uwchlan Police were on location reporting heavy smoke showing. Deputy 47 requested the working ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Single Vehicle Accident with Entrapment

East Brandywine Fire Company , June 09

During the afternoon of Wednesday June 9th East Brandywine Fire Company volunteers were dispatched to assist the Wagontown Fire Company with an auto-accident on Telegraph Road.

Upon arrival personnel found an automobile had left the roadway and proceeded through a post and rail fence coming to rest in a wooded area.

East Brandywine and Wagontown Fire Company personnel worked collaboratively ... (Full Story & Photos)

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T3 Training: Ropes and Rigging

East Brandwine Fire Company , June 09

On Wednesday evening June 9th, twenty-four East Brandywine Fire Company volunteers participated in training. This month starts T3 Training's focus will be on ropes and rigging.

Lieutenant Tyler Smith and FF/EMT Dane Edwards led the session in which the focus was on the following:

Lifeline vs. Utility Rope

Care of the Rope

7 Knots Essential for Fire Department Use

Throughout the month of ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Automobile Accident assist to Glen Moore Fire Company

East Brandywine Fire Company , June 06

On Sunday June 5th, East Brandywine Fire Company volunteers were dispatched to assist Glen Moore Fire Company on an auto accident on Little Conestoga Road.

Chief 48 provided an initial report with one vehicle off the roadway with entrapment. The truck as evidenced by the photographs enter an area of thick vegetation adjacent to the road.

Crews worked on clearing the thick brush from the vehicle ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Memorial Day Farm Tractor Fire

East Brandywine Fire Company , May 31

On Monday May 30th, East Brandywine Fire Company volunteers in conjunction with Glen Moore Fire Company were responded to a farm tractor fire in the area of Route 322 & Route 82.

While en-route Chief 49 was advised that West Brandywine Police were on-scene reporting a farm tractor well involved in a field. Deputy 49 arrived shortly after and confirmed the report.

Upon arrival of apparatus, personnel ... (Full Story & Photos)

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