Welcome

Mahwah Fire Company 1 welcomes you to our new website. Here you can see what we're up to, our history, community events, make donations, contact us, learn about joining us, and view our recent calls. Check back frequently for more updates.

Instagram

Posted on January 26, 2020

We now have an Instagram, follow us at @mahwah_res1cue or click here

Always Training

Posted on January 22, 2020

Each year the completely volunteer members of Company 1 spend countless hours training, most of which takes place on at our weekly drills on Wednesday nights. But many members spend more time, including giving up entire weekends, and taking time off from their jobs to complete advanced training courses. We would like to recognize the following members for completing advanced courses
 
Advanced Diver

• E. Mortiz
• J. Finneran

Boat Operations

• T. Andro

• J. Chase

• E. Mortiz



Diver Survival

• E. Mortiz

• T. Andro

• J. Warnet

• N. Raia

• F. Ciminiello



Elevator Emergency Management

• E. Mortiz

• J. Chase

• M. Myhr

• J. Finneran

• R. Virgens



Emergency Medical Responder

• C. Sticker

• M. Walsh



Underwater Crime Scene Investigation

• C. Rupert

• J. Chase

• R. Virgens



Firefighter 1

• J. Carter



Fire Officer 1

• C. Sticker

• E. Mortiz

• M. Walsh

• C. Howard



HAZMAT On-Scene Incident Commander

• J. Chase

• S. Ruit

• E. Mortiz

• N. Raia

• C. Stricker  

• M. Myhr

• C. Howard



Ice Diver

• J. Warnet



Incident Response to Terrorist Bombings

• B. Morgan

• D. Smith



Lt. Joseph P. DiBernardo Training Seminar

• M. Walsh



National Fire Academy

• M. Walsh



PSD Diver

• N. Raia

• F. Ciminiello



Rescue Technician

• N. Raia

• F. Ciminiello



SONAR Operator

• J. Chase

• E. Mortiz

• C. Sticker

• M. Myhr

• T. Andro

Weekend Snow Storm

Posted on January 17, 2020

With the snowstorm arrving later this weekend Mahwah Fire is reminding everyone to be safe and if possible, please stay off the roads during the storm.



Click Here For Winter Storm Preparedness Info

Click Here For Up To Date Weather Info

Click Here For The NJ Office of Emergency Management

Home Safety For People With Disabilities

Posted on January 15, 2020

2019 Calls For Service

Posted on January 8, 2020

As 2020 begins volunteer firefighters of Company 1 invite you to see all the calls for service that we responded to during 2019. This year the total was 426, which was an increase of nearly 20% from the previous year. The majority of these calls took place within our township, but we also responded to the neighboring towns to help out our fellow firefighters and their residents. 

  • 1 Animal Rescue

  • 5 Runaway Boilers

  • 8 Brush Fires

  • 5 Burning Smells

  • 4 Burning Utility Wires

  • 2 Chimney Fires

  • 1 Citizen Assist

  • 17 Carbon Monoxide Alarms

  • 22 Dispatched Structure Fires

  • 3 Requests For The Dive Team>

  • 1 Down Tree

  • 1 Dryer Fire

  • 24 EMS Assists

  • 2 Electrical Issues

  • 10 Elevator Rescues

  • 9 Extrications

  • 197 Fire Alarms

  • 3 Fuel Spills

  • 51 Gas Leaks

  • 4 Grill fires

  • 1 Kitchen Fires

  • 6 Mutual Aid Requests For A Fire

  • 1 Mutual Aid Requests for a Rescue

  • 2 Mutual Aid Requests For the Fan Boat

  • 1 Oil Spill

  • 1 Search And Rescue

  • 17 Smoke Conditions

  • 1 Sparking Utility Wires

  • 10 Smells Of Smoke

  • 1 Stand-By

  • 6 Working Fires

  • 1 Vehicle Into A Structure

  • 1 Vehicle Fire
















  


As always, the completely volunteer members of Fire Company 1 and the rest of Mahwah Fire and EMS are ready to respond 24 hours a day 7 days week.