Tuesday, November 1st, 2022
222 runs for the month of OctoberEMS 174RESCUE MVA 14FIRE RELATED 31STRUCTURE FIRE 11OUTSIDE FIRE ( BENCH) 1ALARMS 19HAZARDOUS 3TRAFFIC CONTROL 2WIRE DOWN 1
Monday, October 10th, 2022
CREWS WERE CALLED OUT TO THE COUNTRY INN AND SUITES FOR A DRYER FIRE. E-432 RESPONDED FROM STATION 43. PAID STAFF WERE OUT ON AMBULANCE RUN AND NOT AVAILABLE. E-432 ARRIVED TO FIND THE FIRE EXTINGUISH...
Sunday, October 9th, 2022
THIS EVENING AROUND DINNER TIME CREWS WERE CALLED OUT TO 2000 BLOCK OF SOUTH HILL ROAD IN STATION 40 FIRST DUE (MCKEAN). OUR ASSIGNMENT WAS FOR 2 ENGINES TO RESPOND. E-434 RESPONDED FROM STATION 42 W...
Saturday, October 1st, 2022
SEPTEMBER 2022 RUNS 208 TOTALEMS 168RESCUE 18ELEVATOR RESCUE 1MVA 17 ( 2 PIN IN WITH HURST USE)FIRE RELATED 18STRUCTURE FIRES 4VEHICLE FIRE 1BRUSH / GRASS FIRE 1FIRE ALARMS 12HAZARDOUS CAL...
Friday, August 5th, 2022
AFTER MANY DELAYS THE NEW ENGINE 432 HAS ARRIVED HOME. 4 MEMBERS WENT TO THE 4 GUYS PLANT IN MYERSDALE PA TO DO THE FINAL INSPECTION AND BRING HOME THE MUCH ANTICIPATED NEW ENGINE. MEMBERS DID A THR...
THE ANBULANCE INSPECTION CREW FROM EMMCO WEST ARRIVED AT STATION 43 TODAY AT 9AM TO COMPLETE THE INSPECTION PROCESS FOR OUT LICENSE TO PROVIDE EMS SERVICE TO SUMMIT TOWNSHIP AND THE STATE IN GENERAL. ...
Sunday, May 1st, 2022
4 MEMBERS OF THE NEW TRUCK COMMITTEE WITH BE TRAVELING TO THE 4 GUYS PLANT IN MYERSDALE PA TO REVIEW THE NEW ENGINE. THE CONSTRUCTION PRINTS WERE SIGNED 2 WEEKS AGO AND THE NEW PIECE OF APPARATUS IS ...
Monday, February 7th, 2022
A big thank you to Bob Sansone from DAVID CORRY auto dealership in Corry PA for the pizza tonight. Crews were treated to pizza after working on the trucks and equipment on our maintenance night drill...
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PERRY HI-WAY WILL BE HOSTING 3 STATE FIRE ACADEMY CLASSES THIS SPRINGPIPE LINE AWARNESS FRIDAY MAY 1, 2020 STATION 43 1800 - 2200 HRS - CLASS ROOMETHANOL FIREFIGHTING SATURDAY MAY 2, 2020 STATION 43 0800 - 1500 - CLASS ROOMFOAM FIREFIGHTING FOR ETHANOL FIRES SUNDAY MAY 3, 2020 0800 - 1700 C...
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The 2 new ambulances will be here before we know it. They are near completion at the PL Custom plant in New Jersey and will be going to the dealer for final touches and equipment mounting. we have a couple pictures included for review.
Friday, January 24th, 2020
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36 NEW AKRON NOZZLES HAVE ARRIVED. THE NEW NOZZLES WILL GET ALL PUMPERS AND THE QUINT SET WITH THE SAME NOZZLES. THE NOZZLES WERE PURCHASED WITH THE FEMA GRANT. TOTAL COST FOR THE 36 NOZZLES AND 2 NEW MERCURY NOZZLES WAS $28,000.
Saturday, January 18th, 2020
apparatus use in 2019:423- 140429 - 77428 - 91427 - 681medic 42 - 474437 - 874432 - 93435 - 19439 - 14434 - 28438 - 146
Friday, December 20th, 2019
FRIDAY AFTERNOON THE NEW MEDIC TRUCK WAS FINALLY PLACED INTO SERVICE. AFTER 6 MONTHS. THE LONGEST WAIT WAS TO GET THE LETTERING AND STRIPING PLACED ON THE TRUCK IN COMPLIANCE WITH THE PA DOH REGULATIONS.
Sunday, December 8th, 2019
MEMBERS MET TODAY AT STATION 43 FOR ELECTION DAY LUNCHEON AS WELL AS THE MONTHLY BOARD MEETING AND GENERAL MEETING. A MEAL OF ROAST BEEF, MEATBALLS, LASAGNA, AUGRATEN POTATOES, CORN AND GARDEN SALAD WAS CATERED BY SERAFIN'S FOOD MARKET.
Saturday, October 12th, 2019
4 PERRY HI-WAY MEMBERS COMPLETED THEIR HAZ-MAT OPERATIONS PRO BOARD CERTIFICATION TESTING TODAY. CANDIDATES TOOK THE WRITTEN TEST FRIDAY NIGHT THEN COMPLETED THEIR PRACTICAL SKILLS TODAY AT THE TRAINING GROUNDS BEHIND STATION 42 ON EAST ROBISON ROAD.
Monday, October 7th, 2019
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THANKS TO A GRANT FROM THE FIRE ACT GRANT COMPLETED IN 2018 WE HAVE BEEN ABLE TO PURCHASE NEW BATTERY POWERED VEHICLE EXTRICATION TOOLS, COMMONLY CALLED "THE JAWS of LIFE" THE NEW TOOLS ARE POWERED BY LITHIUM ION BATTERY AND NO LONGER NEED THE NOISY MOTOR AND HOSES TO OPERATE.
Saturday, September 28th, 2019
CONGRATS GO OUT TO VOLUNTEER KRISSY SERAFIN AND PARAMEDIC BRUCE SHEARER FOR PASSING THEIR FIREFIGHTER 1 TESTING. BOTH RECIEVED NEWS OF THEIR PASSING THE WRITTEN TESTING A FEW DAYS AGO. THEY HAD TAKEN THE PRACTICAL SKILLS AND PASSED THEM AUGUST 17TH BUT HAD TO WAIT FOR THEIR WRITTEN SCORES TILL NOW...
Thursday, September 12th, 2019
THE FINAL PAPERWORK HAS BEEN COMPLETED BY EMMCO WEST AND SENT TO THE STATE AS WE RECEIVED OUR CERTIFICATE OF RENEWAL FOR THE STATE VOLUNTARY RESCUE CERTIFICATION. THIS IS A VOLUNTARY CERTIFICATION PROCESS IN COOPERATION WITH THE STATE FIRE ACADEMY AND THE PA DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH FOR EQUIPMENT CARRI...
Saturday, August 17th, 2019
PERRY HI-WAY MEMBERS BRUCE SHEARER AND KRISTEN SERAFIN WERE AMONG 12 COUNTY FIREFIGHTERS THAT TOOK THEIR FIREFIGHTER 1 TEST THIS WEEKEND. THE WRITTEN TEST WAS DONE FRIDAY NIGHT AND THE PRACTICAL EXERCISES WERE COMPLETED TODAY AT THE TRAINING GROUNDS.
CONGRATULATIONS AND HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO FORMER JUNIOR FIREFIGHTER KRISTINE SERAFIN. SHE HAS MOVED TO THE SENIOR DEPARTMENT ON HER 18TH BIRTHDAY. SHE ALSO COMPLETED HER STRUCTURAL BURN CLASS THIS WEEKEND AND IS READY TO TEST OUT FOR HER FIREFIGHTER 1 CERTIFICATION COMING UP IN AUGUST.GOOD LUCK ON YOU...
Friday, July 5th, 2019
THE CONTRACT FOR 2 NEW AMBULANCES WAS SIGNED AND A $20,000 DEPOSIT MADE TODAY. 2 NEW PL CUSTOM AMBULANCES WILL BE BUILT ON NEW 2019 FORD F550 CHASSIS. DELIVERY IS SCHEDULED FOR THE SECOND WEEK OF FEBRUARY 2020.
Saturday, June 22nd, 2019
WE RECEIVED OUR NEW LICENSE FOR QRS, BLS AMBULANCE AND ALS AMBULANCE SERVICE TODAY. WE HAVE MET ALL THE CRITERIA FOR THE STATE DOH IN STAFFING, EQUIPMENT CARRIED AND POLICIES & PROCEDURES TO GRANT A LICENSE RENEWAL FOR ANOTHER 3 YEARS.
2 MEMBERS OF EMMCO WEST ARRIED AT STATION 43 TO DO THE ON SITE INSPECTION OF OUR 4 QRS TRUCKS AS WELL AS OUR 2 AMBULANCES AND PARAMEDIC "EMS SQUAD" UNIT. TO MAKE FOR EN EVEN MORE HECTIC AND BUSY DAY THEY ALSO DID THE RESCUE INSPECTION FOR THE OPERATIONS LEVEL CERTIFICATION.
Thursday, June 13th, 2019
JUST AFTER NOON TODAY THE NEW PICKUP TRUCK THAT WILL BE USED AS THE NEW PARAMEDIC TRUCK WAS DELIVERED BY THE BOYS FROM BOBBY FISHER CHEVROLET. THE NEW TRUCK WILL BE OUTFITTED WITH A CAP WITH SIDE COMPARTMENTS FOR THE MEDICAL EQUIPMENT, A REAR SLIDE OUT BED FOR THE PICK UP BED WILL BE INSTALLED FOR ...
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AT THE ANNUAL EMMCO WEST EMS DINNER TONIGHT PERRY HI-WAY WAS ONE OF THE AMBULANCE COMPANIES IN THE EMMCO WEST REGION TO BE RECGONIZED FOR THEIR OUTSTANDING SERVICE. WE WERE AWARDED A GOLD LEVEL QUALITY ACHIEVEMENT FOR THE 2018 SERVICE YEAR MEANIING WE ANSWERED 99 - 100% OF CALLS FOR SERVICE OR TO PU...
Thursday, May 30th, 2019
THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS TONIGHT VOTED TO RAISE THE PAY FOR THE FULL TIME PAID STAFF WE NOW HAVE BY 50 CENTS PER HOUR FOR THE NEXT STAFFING YEAR BUDGET WHICH RUNS JUNE 1 TO MAY 31. THIS WAS TO KEEP IN STEP WITH THE OTHER PAID SERVICES IN THE AREA AND ALSO BASED ON RAISES THE TOWNSHIP EMPLOYEES RECIE...
Monday, April 29th, 2019
LIVE IN MEMBER RILEY COLVIN PASSED HIS PROBOARDS FOR CORE RESCUE AND VEHICLE & MACHINERY 1 AT THE LAST SET OF PROBOARD TESTS. RILEY ATTENDED CLASSES BACK IN JANUARY AND FEBRUARY TO PREPARE FOR THE TEST.
Monday, April 15th, 2019
THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS APPROVED THE PURCHASE OF A NEW CHEVY 2500 DOUBLE CAB 4X4 PICKUP AT THE FEBRUARY BOARD MEETING. THIS NEW TRUCK WILL BE TRANSFORMED INTO A NEW MEDIC 42 TRUCK. DELIVERY IS EXPECTED THE FIRST 2 WEEKS IN MAY.

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