Monthly Calls
 
Fire
Ems
Jobs
Jan
36
29
2
Feb
3
Mar
Apr
May
Jun
Jul
Aug
Sep
Oct
Nov
Dec
Total
39
29
2


Total Calls Per Year
 
Fire
Ems
Jobs
2009
422
519
7
2010
441
387
11
2011
431
352
7
2012
433
427
1
2013
395
383
7

Events
TRAINING & EVENTS:

02/17/2014 - @ 1900 - COMMUNICATIONS

02/22/2014 - @ 0900 - MULTIGAS EMERGENCIES

02/24/2014 - @ 1900 - SAFETY LESSONS

03/01/2014 - @ 0900 - SEARCH & RESCUE

03/03/2014 - @ 1900 - BUSINESS MEETING










August 21, 2014

TAUNTON FIRE DEPARTMENT AWARDED 2 SEPARATE GRANTS
Wed, Jul 30th, 2014 6:00:00 pm - We are pleased to announce that we have been awarded 2 separate grants to replace outdated equipment. The first grant we have been awarded is the Department of Homeland Security's Assistance to Firefighters grant. With the help of U.S Senators Charles E. Schumer, Kirsten Gillibrand and Rep. Dan Maffei we were able to secure $ 42,356 in federal funding that will be used to replace a 20 ...Continued

VEHICLE ROLLOVER: E SENECA TPKE/ SOUTHWOOD HEIGHTS DR
Thu, Jul 24th, 2014 8:20:00 am - Engine 6 operating as the western section engine 94 responded to the Southwood fire district for a reported vehicle rollover accident. Southwood car 2 arrived to find a vehicle on it's roof with an adult driver and child passenger trapped in the vehicle. Engine 6 arrived second due behind the Jamesville duty medic who had already assisted the driver from the vehicle. The engine crew ...Continued

 

3 VEHICLE ACCIDENT: W SENECA TPKE/ HARRIS RD

 
Tue, Jul 22nd, 2014 3:33:00 pm - Rescue 3 responded with Onondaga Hill units and Howlett Hill Engine 94 for a 3 vehicle accident at the corner of W Seneca Tpke and Harris Rd. Upon arrival crews found approximately 10 patients from the 3 vehicles that needed to be evaluated. Rescue 3 evaluated several patients and took refusals, while the other units treated some of the patients on-scene, took refusals, and controlled ...Continued

RESCUE 3 EXTRICATES 1: HOWLETT HILL RD/ CEDARVALE RD
Sun, Jul 20th, 2014 6:25:00 pm - Taunton units were alerted for a 2 vehicle accident at the corner, just after dispatch a firefighter who was in the area arrived and reported that there were a total of 3 patients one of which was trapped. Rescue 3 arrived within minutes and quickly went to work stabilizing the vehicle, tending to the trapped occupant, and performing the extrication. Engine 6 and Squad 2 ...Continued

 

VEHICLE FIRE: OCC FERRANTE HALL

 
Thu, Jul 17th, 2014 8:04:00 am - Engine 6 responded to the back parking lot of OCC Ferrante Hall for a reported vehicle on fire. Upon arrival the crew found a fire involving the engine compartment of the vehicle with no exposures nearby. The crew quickly went to work extinguishing the fire and controlling a gasoline leak from the car, units remained on-scene for approximately a half hour cleaning up and assisting ...Continued

FUNDRAISER: ALL YOU CAN EAT BREAKFAST
Sun, Apr 13th, 2014 7:30:00 am - Please join us on Sunday, April 13th from 07:30am until 12:00pm for an All You Can Eat Breakfast! The menu includes Pancakes, Eggs, Sausage, and more! Adults pay $6.50, seniors and children ages 6 thru 12 $5.00, and Children under 6 eat for FREE! All proceeds from the breakfast will help support your Taunton Volunteer Fire Department. We look forward to seeing you at Station ...Continued

 

POLICE CHASE ENDS WITH ROLLOVER ACCIDENT

 
Sun, Apr 13th, 2014 12:02:00 am - On Saturday April 12th crews from Taunton were asked to provide coverage for the Solvay Fire Department while they enjoyed their annual installation dinner and banquet. Engine 6 was sent to Solvay station 1 while a second crew was maintained in quarters. Shortly after midnight those crews were called to respond to Interstate 695 South near Gerelock Rd. for a reported rollover accident with a vehicle on fire after a police ...Continued

2ND ALARM FIRE IN CAMILLUS: 6 HUNTINGTON LN
Thu, Apr 10th, 2014 10:39:00 am - Just after 10:30am Camillus units along with several mutual aid companies were dispatched for a reported house on fire at 6 Huntington Ln. Engine 6 was operating as the western section engine 94 and responded at dispatch. Camillus Car 2 arrived and reported a working fire in a 2 story dwelling. Engine 6 arrived 2nd due and stretched a backup line into the residence and went to work ...Continued

 

CAR VS. PEDESTRIAN: SPLIT ROCK RD
Tue, Apr 1st, 2014 4:25:00 pm - At approximately 4:30pm Taunton and Onondaga Hill RP-2 were activated for a car vs. bicycle accident in front of 4122 Split Rock Rd. Car 3 and Rescue 3 arrived just minutes after dispatch to find a male bicyclist down in the roadway. The crew immediately went to work packaging the patient and treating several traumatic injuries that were sustained as the result of the accident. ...Continued

CAR VS. BUS IN ONONDAGA HILL
Fri, Mar 28th, 2014 8:39:00 am - At approximately 08:30hrs Rescue 3 responded to the intersection of Onondaga Rd. and Howlett Hill Rd. along with Onondaga Hill units for a car vs. bus accident. The crew of Rescue 3 evaluated several occupants that were on the bus, while Onondaga Hill units packaged the driver of the car. Units returned to service a short time later. ...Continued