Monday, September 12th, 2022
ST60, TRAFFIC57, BRU65, T66, ENG63, AMB121, M1: PINE BARN PLACE, MAHONING TWP: AUTOMATIC FIRE ALARM ACTIVATION. FALSE ALARM.
Monday, September 12th, 2022
ST60, TRAFFIC57, BRU65, T66, ENG63, AMB121, M1: PINE BARN PLACE, MAHONING TWP: AUTOMATIC FIRE ALARM ACTIVATION. FALSE ALARM.
Monday, September 12th, 2022
TRAFFIC57, BRU65, ENG63, MICU125, M1: HOLLOW DRIVE, MAHONING TWP: PERSON UNDER VEHICLE, PATIENT SELF EXTRICATED FROM VEHICLE . CREWS ASSISTED EMS WITH PACKAGING PATIENT
Sunday, September 11th, 2022
M2, ENG43, BRU15, TRAFFIC57, BRU65, T66, ENG63, ABM121: WELSH RD AND WATER TOWER LANE, MAHONING TWP: ELECTRICAL WIRES DOWN ON TREE CAUSING SPARKS/FIRE. CREWS CONTACTED PPL & REMOVED TREE OFF ROADW...
Monday, August 30th, 2021
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East End Fire Company is proud to announce we've ordered the new Tanker 66! The new tanker will be manufactured by KME in Nesquehoning, Pennsylvania. We are expecting delivery of the new tanker ...
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The Mahoning Township Fire Department would like to thank the First Community Foundation Partnership of Pennsylvania for the generous grant made possible through the Helen Claire Brinkman Fund. This ...
Wednesday, August 9th, 2017
MONTOUR AREA FIRE DEPARTMENTS9th ANNUAL FIRE SAFETYSUMMER DAY CAMPAugust 8th, 9th, & 10th 2018Age group 6-10 (only): 9:00am – 11:00amAge group 11-15 (only): 1:00pm – 3:00pmLocated...
Monday, June 1st, 2015
After 54 years of service as a fire department member, former East End Chief Robert Fiegles’s name will be a permanent part of the home he loved.Fiegles, who served as fire chief in 1968, 1975 a...
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10 entries in the Fire glossary beginning with "G"
Gamewell
Brand of wind-up, fire alarm telegraph system for sending coded pulses to alert central alarm station of fire alarm activation; often still found in red boxes on street corners.
Gate valve
See also Hydrant Gate". Valve in which the shutoff device slides across the flow of liquid to obscure the orofice usually activated by a screw mechanism. Compare "ball valve.
Glas-Master tool
Brand of specialized vehicle extrication tool, most notably including a glass cutting saw for removal of automobile windshields.
Goer
An incident with persons reported.
GPM
Gallons Per Minute or how many gallons are being pumped out of a piece of equipment every minute
GPM method (gallons per minute")
Calculation of how much water, in GPM, will be necessary to extinguish a given volume of fire, under the circumstances (e.g., fuel class, containment, exposures, etc.).
Gravity tank
Water storage tank for fire protection; arranged above protected area to provide flow of water by gravity when needed.
Grease fire
A fire involving any manner of cooking oil or other flammable cooking or lubricating materials.
Ground fire
Fire that consumes the organic material beneath the surface litter ground, such as peat fire.
Ground ladder
A portable ladder designed to rest on the ground. Compare aerial ladder and roof ladder.
10 entries in the Fire glossary beginning with "G"

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