Recent Calls
Tue. Feb 2nd 2016
JANUARY CLOSES WITH 99 RUNS

99 RUNS FOR THE MONTH. BREAKDOWN AS FOLLOWS:EMS:  62RESCUE : 12MVA  11ELEVATOR  1FIRE RELATED:  20STRUCTU...

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Tue. Jan 19th 2016
LADDER RESPONDS TO STATION 68 ON KITCHEN FIRE

JUST BEFORE 11PM TONIGHT CREWS WERE CALLED TO MARK ROAD FOR A REPORTED KITCHEN FIRE WITH REPORTS OF 1 OCCUPANT UNACCOUNTED FO...

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Mon. Jan 18th 2016
ENGINE & TANKER CALLED TO ASSIST STATION 40

SMOKE IN THE RESIDENCE SUMMONED CREWS TO A HOME ON MAPLECREST DRIVE IN STATION 40 FIRST DUE JUST BEFORE 2AM TODAY.  PERR...

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News Headlines
Sun. Feb 7th 2016
2015 AWARDS BANQUET HELD LAST NIGHT

MEMBERS AND GUEST GATHERED AT STATION 43 FOR THE AWARDS BANQUET TO CELEBRATE THE EVENTS FOR 2015. AFTER A BUFFET DINNER THE A...

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Tue. Jan 12th 2016
APPARATUS USE FOR 2015

APPARATUS USEAGE FOR 2015:E-423   103E-432   158E-434   71Q-429   51R-428   ...

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Sat. Jan 9th 2016
MEMBER PASSES EMT TESTING

CONGRATS TO LIVE IN MEMBER TROY McGREGOR ON PASSING HIS EMT TESTING. TROY HAD PASSED HIS PRACTICAL SKILLS TESTING ABOUT 1 MON...

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OPEN DUTY SHIFTS AVAILABLE

STIPENDS FOR IN STATION STAND BY TIME & CALLS

OPEN TO FIREFIGHTER / EMT'S IN REGION

(MUST MEET MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS)

CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION

CALL 814-864-0680 FOR INFO

 

  

 

 

100% OF RESPONDING MEMBERS PRO BOARD CERTIFIED! 

(FIRST & ONLY DEPARTMENT IN ERIE COUNTY TO BE 100% CERTIFIED)

( 1 of only 41 fire departments in the State to achieve 100% certification status) 

 

 

CLICK FOR COLLEGE / PARAMEDIC SCHOLARSHIP INFORMATION

 

 

 

 

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        DEPARTMENT  ISO RATING  4 / 4Y (old 8B)

4 FOR BUILDINGS 1000' OR LESS FROM HYDRANT  /  4Y FOR "NON HYDRANT" AREAS       

 

 

 

MORE MEMBERS NEEDED TODAY!  

INTERESTED MEN AND WOMEN SHOULD STOP IN THE STATION MONDAY NIGHT OR CALL 864-0680

 

PERRY HI-WAY IS IN NEED OF NEW MEMBERS.  WE ARE LOOKING FOR MEN AND WOMEN TO HELP IN ALL ASPECTS OF OUR DEPARTMENT.  NO EXPERIENCE IS NECESSARY AS WE WILL PROVIDE THE NECESSARY TRAINING AT NO COST TO YOU.  WE ALSO SUPPLY ALL NECESSARY SAFETY EQUIPMENT.

MEMBERSHIP REQUIREMENTS FOR ACTIVE SENIOR MEMBERS:  18 YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER,  HIGH SCHOOL DIPLOMA OR GED,  DRIVER'S LICENSE.  IN ADDITION A CRIMINAL BACKGROUND CHECK AND DRIVER LICENSE CHECK WILL BE COMPLETED.  ANY NEGATIVE FINDINGS WILL BE DISCUSSED WITH THE INDIVIDUAL AND IF NECESSARY WITH OUR SOLICITOR.  INDIVIDUALS WITH A CRIMINAL RECORD FOR ARSON WILL NOT BE OFFERED MEMBERSHIP.

FIREFIGHTERS:  MEMBERS THAT WILL BE RESPONDING ON THE FIRE AND FIRE ALARM CALLS WE RECEIVE.  MAY NEED TO RESPOND ON THE FIRE ENGINE TO VEHICLE ACCIDENTS TO PROVIDE ADDITIONAL PERSONNEL. 

EMS (AMBULANCE) RESPONDERS:  MEMBERS THAT WILL RESPOND TO THE CALLS FOR OUR AMBULANCE SERVICE INCLUDING VEHICLE ACCIDENTS.  EMS RESPONDERS ARE ALSO NEEDED TO RESPOND WITH THE AMBULANCE TO FIRE SCENES TO PROVIDE FIREFIGHTER REHAB AND BE PRESENT FOR ANY VICTIMS AT THE FIRE - BE IT CIVILIAN OR ONE OF THE FIRE FIGHTERS ON SCENE.

FIRE POLICE RESPONDERS:  MEMBERS THAT WILL RESPOND ON VEHICLE ACCIDENT AND FIRE CALLS TO PROVIDE TRAFFIC CONTROL AT THE SCENE OF THE EMERGENCY.  MEMBERS OF THIS DIVISION ALSO ARE CALLED OUT ON OCCASION TO PROVIDE TRAFFIC CONTROL WHEN THERE ARE PROBLEMS WITH TRAFFIC LIGHTS OR WHEN THERE IS A HAZARD IN THE ROADWAY.  MEMBERS OF THIS SEGMENT OF THE DEPARTMENT USUALLY WILL DRIVE THEIR VEHICLE DIRECTLY TO THE SCENE.  ALL TRAFFIC CONTROL GEAR IS SUPPLIED BY THE DEPARTMENT.

RESCUE TECHNICIANS:  THESE MEMBERS WILL BE MEMBERS THAT RESPOND TO VEHICLE ACCIDENTS AS WELL AS ANY TYPE OF TECHNICAL RESCUE SITUATION WE GET CALLED TO SUCH AS CONFINED SPACE RESCUE, ROPE RESCUE, STRUCTURAL COLLAPSE RESCUE AND TRENCH RESCUE.  CURRENTLY WE HAVE LIMITED WATER RESCUE CAPABILITIES AND WILL SERVE IN A SUPPORT ROLL TO OTHER CERTIFIED WATER RESCUE AND DIVE RESCUE COMPANIES.  THESE POSITIONS ARE HIGH LEVEL POSITIONS THAT ARE USUALLY HELD BY MEMBERS THAT ARE ALSO FIREFIGHTERS OR EMS RESPONDERS.  MEMBERS FROM OTHER DEPARTMENTS THAT HAVE THE REQUIRED TRAINING ARE WELCOME TO JOIN OUR TEAM AS ALLIED MEMBERS.

OUR EXPECTATIONS ;  ATTEND THE WEEKLY TRAINING / DRILL NIGHTS (EVERY MONDAY 6PM TILL 10PM EXCEPT HOLIDAYS),  PUT FORTH THE EFFORT TO GET THE TRAINING REQUIRED, ANSWER A MINIMUM OF 10% OF CALLS EACH MONTH ( CURRENTLY 9 - 12 PER MONTH) ATTEND AND WORK AT OUR 6 FUND RAISING EVENTS ( 4 CHRISTMAS AUCTIONS, LADIES DAY OUT EVENT, COMEDY SHOW) HELP OUT AROUND THE FIRE STATION ON OCCASION TO CUT THE GRASS, PLOW THE PARKING LOTS, AND GENERAL HOUSEKEEPING DUTIES THAT GO ALONG WITH KEEPING THE DEPARTMENT RUNNING AND LOOKING NEAT.

BENEFITS OF MEMBERSHIP:   TRAINING THAT IS PAID FOR,  $5.00 STIPEND FOR EACH CALL ANSWERED TO COVER GAS AND MAINT. ON VEHICLE USED TO RESPOND TO THE STATION ON CALLS,  A $50,000 AD&D LIFE INSURANCE POLICY THAT COVERS MEMBERS 24 /7 / 365.  ON DUTY LIFE INSURANCE POLICY OF $225,000,  EXPERIENCE IN A BUSY DEPARTMENT WITH LOTS OF EMS ACTIVITY AND A LARGE NUMBER OF VEHICLE ACCIDENTS THAT CAN BE USED TO START A CAREER IN THE FIRE OR EMS SERVICES.  ALL THIS IN ADDITION TO THE SATISFACTION OF MAKING A DIFFERENCE IN SOMEONES LIFE WHEN THEY NEED IT THE MOST.

CLICK HERE FOR LIST OF BASIC CLASSES                                                                                             CLICK HERE FOR A LIST OF MORE ADVANCED CLASSES   

 

 

 OPENINGS FOR LIVE IN MEMBERS 

 

OPENINGS FOR ALLIED MEMBERS. CLICK THE LINK ABOVE FOR MORE INFO. 

TOTAL CALLS FOR 2011:  1221

 TOTAL CALLS FOR 2012: 1223

TOTAL CALLS FOR 2013: 1273

TOTAL CALLS FOR 2014: 1260

TOTAL CALLS FOR 2015 : 1456

TOTAL CALLS FOR 2016 TO DATE: 76

 

 COME JOIN OUR TEAM AND MAKE A DIFFERENCE IN SOMEONE'S LIFE TODAY!                                                               

 

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News Headlines
Sun. Feb 7th 2016
MEMBERS AND GUEST GATHERED AT STATION 43 FOR THE AWARDS BANQUET TO CELEBRATE THE EVENTS FOR 2015. AFTER A BUFFET DINNER THE AWARDS WERE GIVEN OUT;CITIZEN OF YEAR:LINDA GILBERT FOR HER ASSISTANCE WITH MOWING AT STATION 43.DAN KRESS  FOR HIS ASSISTANCE IN BEING MC FOR OUR REVERSE RAFFLEBUSINESS O...
Tue. Jan 12th 2016
APPARATUS USEAGE FOR 2015:E-423   103E-432   158E-434   71Q-429   51R-428   110S-427   426S-437   563U-438   216T-435   15T-439   28WE RUN A TOTAL OF 10 PIECES OF APPARATUS. SOME OF THESE UNITS ARE USED IN...
Sat. Jan 9th 2016
CONGRATS TO LIVE IN MEMBER TROY McGREGOR ON PASSING HIS EMT TESTING. TROY HAD PASSED HIS PRACTICAL SKILLS TESTING ABOUT 1 MONTH AGO AND JUST RECIEVED HIS WRITTEN RESULTS FROM TESTING COMPLETED A COUPLE WEEKS AGO.  TROY WILL BE MENTORED IN THE AMBULANCE WITH A SENIOR EMT AND THEN CLEARED FOR PRA...
Wed. Jan 6th 2016
AT A SPECIAL BOARD MEETING TONIGHT THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS APPROVED THE PURCHASE OF A NEW 25' WALK IN RESCUE TRUCK.  THIS TRUCK WILL BE BUILT BY RESCUE 1 OUT OF NEW JERSEY. THE EXTRA LONG 4 DOOR GLADIATOR CHASSIS WILL BE USED FOR THIS TRUCK AND A 25' WALK IN BODY WILL BE CUSTOM BUILT TO ...
Sat. Jan 2nd 2016
TOTAL OF 1456 CALLS FOR LAST YEAR.  BREAK DOWN AS FOLLOWS:FIRES:  86STRUCTURE FIRES  39COOKING FIRES  6CHIMNEY FIRES  1 MOBILE HOME  2VEHICLE FIRES  13GRASS / BRUSH FIRES  13TRASH / DUMPSTER  6OTHER / MISC. FIRE  6FIRE ALARMS:  247EMS: ...
Recent Calls
Tue. Feb 2nd 2016
99 RUNS FOR THE MONTH. BREAKDOWN AS FOLLOWS:EMS:  62RESCUE : 12MVA  11ELEVATOR  1FIRE RELATED:  20STRUCTURE FIRES  6ALARMS  14HAZARDOUS CALLS: 2  (NATURAL / LP GAS LEAKS)MISCELANOUS: 3FIRE POLICE  2TREE DOWN  1
Tue. Jan 19th 2016
JUST BEFORE 11PM TONIGHT CREWS WERE CALLED TO MARK ROAD FOR A REPORTED KITCHEN FIRE WITH REPORTS OF 1 OCCUPANT UNACCOUNTED FOR AND POSSIBLY ENTRAPPED IN THE RESIDENCE. E-683 WAS FIRST ON SCENE AND REPORTED A WORKING FIRE. PRIMARY SEARCH AND FIRE SUPRESSION WERE STARTED ON ARRIVAL. THE MISSING VICTIM...
Mon. Jan 18th 2016
SMOKE IN THE RESIDENCE SUMMONED CREWS TO A HOME ON MAPLECREST DRIVE IN STATION 40 FIRST DUE JUST BEFORE 2AM TODAY.  PERRY HIWAY WAS CALLED FOR ENGINE AND TANKER TO RESPOND TO THE SCENE. E-423 AND T-435 RESPONDED TO THE SCENE WITH 4 MEMBERS. T-435 WAS STAGED AND SHORTLY RETURNED TO STATION AS FI...
Sat. Jan 16th 2016
1130 HRS ON 1-16-2016 CREWS WERE CALLED TO HEIDT DRIVE FOR A STRUCTURE FIRE. KFD ARRIVED TO REPORT A WORKING FIRE. E-432 RESPONDED WITH CREW OF 4. ON ARRIVAL E-432 WAS LEVEL 1 STAGED AND MANPOWER WAS UTILIZED TO OVERHAUL AND MOP UP SOME HOT SPOTS. STATION 44 CREWS HAD THE FIRE KNOCKED DOWN AND WERE ...
Tue. Jan 12th 2016
1520 HRS CREWS WERE CALLED OUT FOR A MVA ON EDINBORO ROAD (RT. 99) AT THE I-90 OVERPASS. R-428 RESPONDED WITH 3 MEMBERS AND MPS RESPONDED WITH AN AMBULANCE. R-428 ARRIVED ON SCENE WITH MPS. NO INJURIES, NO ENTRAPMENT.  TRAFFIC CONTROL PROVIDED AND MVA SERVICES COMPLETED. THERE WERE NO SCHOOL KI...
2016 TRAINING

2016 TRAINING CALENDAR [ STILL IN PROGRESS]

  • FIRE OFFICER 1   FEB 20-21  &  MARCH 5-6  STATION 43,  8-4 SAT & SUN
  • BUCKS FIRE 1 PROGRAM  START MARCH 29  END JUNE 12 ( TUE & THUR NIGHTS WITH SAT & SUN DAY CLASSES)
  • CORE RESCUE (NFPA 1006)  JULY 8-9-10, 29-30-31 AT STATION 42

 

 

2016 PRO BOARD TESTING

WATCH FOR 2016 PRO BOARD TESTING

PLANNING IN PROGRESS

* FIRE OFFICER 1

* STRUCTURAL COLLAPSE LEVEL 1 ?

 * CORE RESCUE  (NFPA 1006)

* VEHICLE & MACHINERY 1

 * FIREFIGHTER 1   ( WITH BUCKS BASIC FIRE ACADEMY)  JUNE 24 WRITTEN,  JUNE 25 SKILLS.

* HAZ-MAT AWARENESS  (WITH BUCKS BASIC FIRE ACADEMY)  MAY 6  WRITTEN.

* HAZ -MAT OPERATIONS ( WITH BUCKS BASIC FIRE ACADEMY)  MAY 6 WRITTEN  MAY 7 SKILLS.

 

 

CONTACT INFO

Perry Hi-Way Hose Company
Mailing Address:
8281 Oliver Road
Erie, PA  16509


Non-Emergency:
Station 42 - 814-824-5224
501 Robison Road East
Erie, PA  16509


Station 43 - 814-864-0680
8281 Oliver Road
Erie, PA  16509

Emergency:
911

STATION 42

           STATION 42   501 ROBISON ROAD EAST

           HOME TO: E-423, R-428, S-427, L-429, TRENCH / CONFINED SPACE TRAILER

 

STATION 43

Station 43   8281 Oliver Road 

 

HOME TO: E-432, E-434, T-435, S-437, U-438, T-439

 

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