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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Thursday, January 2nd, 2014
TOTAL RUNS FOR 2013; 1273FIRES: 74STRUCTURE FIRES 25OVEN / COOKING FIRES 7CHIMNEY FIRES 5MOBILE HOME FIRES 2 (1 FATAL)VEHICLE FIRES 12BRUSH / GRASS FIRES 6TRASH / RUBISH 13POLE FIRES 4FIRE ALARMS: 243 ( 139 ASSISTING OTHER CO / 104 OUR OWN) EMS RELATED: 871AMBULANCE 686MVA 167MV...
Saturday, December 28th, 2013
2013 HAS BEEN A VERY BUSY YEAR, IN FACT IT HAS BEEN THE BUSIEST YEAR EVER FOR PERRY HI-WAY HOSE COMPANY. WE HAVE SURPASSED THE PAST RECORD HIGH. WITH 1259 RUNS TO DATE AND 3 DAYS LEFT, WE MAY JUST COME CLOSE TO THE 1300 MARK AS OUR NEW CALL VOLUME RECORD HIGH FOR THE YEAR.
Monday, December 16th, 2013
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AFTER DELAYS IN GETTING THE LADDER CERTIFICATION PEOPLE HERE AND MODIFICATIONS COMPLETED, THE NEW LADDER WAS FINALLY PLACED INTO SERVICE TONIGHT. THE EQUIPMENT AND HOSE WAS MOVED OFF THE OLD TRUCK AND PLACED ONTO THE NEW TRUCK.
Sunday, December 8th, 2013
MEMBERS MET AT STATION 43 TODAY FOR THE ANNUAL ELECTION OF OFFICERS. AS ALWAYS THIS WAS A COMBINED MEETING OF BOTH THE GENERAL MEMBERSHIP AND THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS. A FULL LUNCH WAS PROVIDED FOR TODAY WITH FOOD FROM THE CAB TAVERN ON WEST 26TH STREET.
Friday, November 29th, 2013
CREWS GATHERED AGAIN THIS YEAR FOR THE 4TH ANNUAL BLACK FRIDAY BREAKFAST. 10 MEMBERS AND 2 GUESTS GATHERED AT THE STATION AT 4AM TO STAND BY FOR THE POTENTIAL OF CALLS WITH THE BLACK FRIDAY CROWDS. BREAKFAST WAS COOKED BY CHIEF 420 AND SOME ASSISTANTS.
Tuesday, November 26th, 2013
BOTH LADDER 429 (PIERCE) AND THE NEW LADDER 429 (AMERICAN LaFRANCE) HAD THEIR LADDER TESTING COMPLETED TODAY BY A THIRD PARTY TYESTING COMPANY. BOTH TRUCKS PERFORMED WELL ON THE NFPA TESTING WITH NO MAJOR STRUCTURAL PROBLEMS.
MEMBERS REMOVED THE SKID UNIT FROM T-439 THIS EVENING TO GET READY FOR THE WINTER SEASON. THE SKID UNIT WAS REMOVED AT STATION 43 AND PLACED ON ROLLERS TO BE STORED FOR THE WINTER MONTHS. ALL THE BRUSH FIRE GEAR WAS ALSO REMOVED FROM THE TRUCK AND PLACED INTO STORAGE AT STATION 43.
Sunday, November 17th, 2013
TODAY 9 MEMBERS FROM PERRY HI-WAY AS WELL AS 2 FROM BELLE VALLEY, 2 FROM LAKE SHORE AND 1 FROM BROOKSIDE FIRE DEPARTMENT COMPLETED A 16hr CLASS ON BUILDING CONSTRUCTION FOR COMBUSTIBLE BUILDINGS ( WOOD & ORDINARY).
3 MEMBERS SPENT ALL DAY THURSDAY NOVEMBER 7TH AT HURST :Jaws of Life" PLANT IN SHELBY NORTH CAROLINA LEARNING TO BE LEVEL 1 SERVICE TECHS FOR OUR HURTS SYSTEMS. THE 7 HR CLASS REVIEWED THE LEVEL 1 MAINTENANCE ITEMS WE CAN NOW PERFORM ON OUR JAWS OF LIFE EQUIPMENT.
Saturday, November 2nd, 2013
MEMBERS FROM PERRY HI-WAY AS WELL AS KUHL HOSE AND EDINBORO COMPLETED THE 16 HR RURAL WATER MOVEMENT CLASS TODAY. THE CLASS COVERED MATER MOVEMENT WITH TANKERS (TENDERS) AS WELL AS THE USE OF LARGE DIAMETER HOSE (LDH).
Sunday, October 27th, 2013
THE FOAM TECH CLASS TAUGHT BY TONY KOVACIC THE CHIEF OF JOHNSTOWN FIRE DEPARTMENT WAS COMPLETED TODAY. THE 16 HR CLASS WAS HELD THIS WEEKEND AND COVERED BOTH CLASS A & CLASS B FOAMS. APPLICATION RATES, STYLES OF APPLICATION, AND VARIOUS FOAM APPLIANCES WERE DISCUSSED AND PRESENTED IN THE LECT...
Thursday, October 17th, 2013
WITH OCTOBER BEING FIRE PREVENTION MONTH THE FIRE PREVENTION CREW HAS BEEN BUSY WITH VARIOUS PROGRAMS THE LAST 3 WEEKS. SEPTEMBER 26th FIRE SAFETY TRAINING FOR SUMMIT YMCA STAFF - FIRE EXTINGUISHERS AND FIRE EXIT DRILLS 1800 - 1930 HRSOCTOBER 5th FIRE SAFETY DAYS AT LOWES 0900 - 1200 HRS.
Sunday, October 13th, 2013
2013 HAS PROVED TO BE A VERY BUSY YEAR FOR PRO BOARD TESTING AT THE STATION 42 TRAINING AND TESTING FACILITY. SEVERAL PRO BOARD TESTS WERE COMPLETED IN 2013. THE TESTS HELD THIS YEAR INCLUDE: HAZARDOUS MATERIAL AWARENESS X 2 HAZARDOUS MATERIALS OPERATIONS X 2 FIRE FIGHTER 1 X ...
Saturday, October 12th, 2013
CREWS FROM SEVERAL AREA DEPARTMENTS COMPLETED THEIR PROBOARD TESTING FOR CONFINED SPACE CERTIFICATION TESTING TODAY. 5 MEMBERS FROM PERRY HIWAY TESTED AS WELL AS MEMBERS FROM BROOKSIDE, ALBION, KEARSARGE, WEST RIDGE AND BRADEN FIRE DEPARTMENT NEAR PITTSBURGH ALL COMPLETED THEIR CERTIFICATION TESTING...
Friday, October 11th, 2013
BOTH OF THE 2005 HORTON AMBULANCES WE HAD FOR SALE HAVE BEEN SOLD. S-437 WAS SOLD TO THE WATTSBURGH FIRE DEPARTMENT TO REPLACE THEIR 1998 AMBULANCE. S-427 WAS SOLD TO GREENFIELD FIRE DEPARTMENT IN MASSACHUSETTS WITH THE HELP OF FENTON FIRE TRUCKS.
Saturday, October 5th, 2013
SATURDAY WAS A BUSY DAY FOR FIRE PREVENTION. CREWS HAD E-432 AND S-437 OUT AT THE HOME DEPOT SAFETY DAYS TODAY. THE CREWS WERE THERE FROM 9AN TILL 1200 NOON SPREADING THE FIRE SAFETY MESSAGE. IN ADDITION E-483 FROM WEST LAKE AND NEW E-403 FROM MCKEAN JOIND US AT THE SAFETY DAY EVENT.
Tuesday, October 1st, 2013
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DRILL NIGHT WAS BURN NIGHT LAST NIGHT. CREWS GOT SOME TIME AND EXPERIENCE MOVING THE CHARGED HOSE LINE DOWN THE HALLWAY AND AROUND CORNERS TO THE FIRE ROOM. THEY THEN DID FIRE EXTINGUISHMENT AS WELL AS VENTILATION WITH THE HOSELINE.
A TOTAL OF 20 AREA FIREFIGHTERS COMPLETED THE CONFINED SPACE TRAINING CLASS TODAY AT THE STATION 42 TRAINING GROUNDS. 5 MEMBERS WERE FROM PERRY HI-WAY. OTHER DEPARTMENTS WITH MEMBERS PRESENT WERE KEARSARGE, ALBION, CITY OF ERIE, BROOKSIDE, WEST RIDGE, MCKEAN, AND EVEN 1 MEMBER FROM BRADEN FIRE COMP...
Thursday, September 19th, 2013
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LAST NIGHT JUST BEFORE 8PM THE NEW LADDER 429 ARRIVED AT STATION 42. 2 BOARD MEMBERS AND THE A MECHANIC FROM FIREFLY HAD TRAVELED TO BAYFIELD COLORADO ( JUST EAST OF DURANGO) TO THE UPPER PINE FIRE PROTECTION DISTRICT TO LOOK AT A LADDER THEY HAD FOR SALE.
Monday, September 16th, 2013
TODAY WAS THE LAST DAY FOR RAY KOZIK. RAY HAS TAKEN A PAID EMS JOB IN NORTH CAROLINA DOING TRANSPORTS. HE PLANS TO WORK HIS WAY INTO A PAID FIREFIGHTER JOB IN THE CAROLINA AREA. RAY TOOK A LEAVE OF ABSENCE FROM PERRY HI-WAY.WE ALSO HAD A NEW RECRUIT SIGN UP LAST WEEK.

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