East Brandywine Fire Company
East Brandywine Fire Company

2020 Incidents
Fire Medical Total
Jan 44 69 113
Feb 22 69 91
Mar 27 35 62
Apr 31 31
May 25 25
Jun 31 31
Jul 19 19 38
Aug
Sep
Oct
Nov
Dec
Total 199 192 391

2019 Incidents
Fire Medical Total
Jan 28 41 69
Feb 19 26 45
Mar 21 34 55
Apr 33 42 75
May 32 60 92
Jun 29 46 75
Jul 33 57 90
Aug 25 53 78
Sep 20 35 55
Oct 42 46 88
Nov 46 53 99
Dec 32 61 93
Total 360 554 914

Past Incidents
Fire Medical Total
2019 360 554 914
2018 350 550 900
2017 330 484 814
2016 356 402 758
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

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Training: Res-Q-Jack Night 2

East Brandywine Fire Company , September 23

On Wednesday 9/23/20 for our weekly training we once again had John Sileski (Product Specialist with MES) at the station to finish our training with our new Res-Q-Jack Struts.

For night two of training crews went through several different scenarios again where the struts would need to be used. Crews also practiced several different ways of using the struts.

At the end of the night crews used the ... (Full Story & Photos)

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East Brandywine Fire Company , September 21

On Monday night 9/21/2020 at 7:43pm multiple Fire, Police and EMS units were dispatched to the 200blk of Reeceville Rd for a possible paraglider who came down in the wooded area between Brandywine Hospital and Freedom Village.

The initial report given to first responding units was that a paraglider that appeared to be coming in for a landing was too low and almost struck the chimney of the Huston ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Res-Q-Jack Apex & Greenlite Systems Placed in Service

East Brandywine Fire Company , September 18

Recently the East Brandywine Fire Company purchased and put into service a Res-Q-Jack Apex Series & Greenlite Series X-Strut system. The Apex Series will be operated off of Rescue 49 while the Greenlite Series Struts will be on Ladder 49.

These struts will be used during vehicle extrication mainly when the vehicle ends up on it's side or the roof to quickly and safely stabilize the vehicle so that ... (Full Story & Photos)

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East Brandywine Fire Company , September 16

For this weeks training we were joined by John Sileski (Product Specialist with MES) and Steve Miller (Sales Rep with MES) who were at Station 49 to give our members an in depth & hands on training on our new Res-Q-Jack strut system that we just placed into service.

Tonight's training focused on roof resting stabilization/raise and side resting stabilization utilizing our wood cribbing and the Res-Q-Jack ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Tanker assist to Lionville

East Brandywine Fire Company , September 15

On Tuesday September 16th at 16:25hrs Engine 49-5 was dispatched to assist Lionville Fire Company on a large haybale fire on Milford Rd in Upper Uwchlan. Lionville Engine 47-5, Tower 47, Tanker 73 and 48-5 were already on the call and had approx. 60 bales of hay on fire in a field.

Due to the size of the pile crews requested a front end loader/backhoe to help pull the pile apart so that crews could ... (Full Story & Photos)

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No Caption RIT Responds to Fire at Bakery Feeds

East Brandywine Fire Company , September 02

Just after 5am on Wednesday September 2nd East Brandywine Fire Company volunteers were dispatched to assist the Honey Brook Fire Company at Bakery Feeds in Honey Brook Township.

Initial reports were of a biomass structure approx 40' high with fire on the inside. Deputy 33 arrived and confirmed he had a working fire in the duct work of the machine which is outside of the building. Crews from Honey ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Debris Pile on Fire Inside a Silo

East Brandywine Fire Company , August 21

On Friday August 21st at 8:58pm Station 49, 35 (Wagontown), 48 (Glen Moore), Engine 38 (Thorndale), Engine 45 (Alert), Engine 44 (Westwood), RIT 47 (Lionville) and MICU144 (Westwood) were dispatched to the 100blk of Swinehart Rd in West Brandywine for a possible dwelling fire.

Chief 49 made the response and was notified by the Chester County 911 Center that the caller was reporting flames visible ... (Full Story & Photos)

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No Caption Reported House Fire with Sprinkler Activation

East Brandywine Fire Company , August 21

On Friday August 21st at 5:02pm Station 49 along with 48 (Glen Moore), Engine 38 (Thorndale), Engine 45 (Alert), Rescue 35 (Wagontown), Engine 39 (West Bradford), RIT 33 (Honey Brook) and MICU 46 (Minquas) were dispatched to the 500blk of Prizer Ct in the Applecross Development for the reported house fire.

Deputy 49 made the response immediately after dispatch and was notified by Chester County ... (Full Story & Photos)

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