Happy Anniversary

Last year we had the pleasure of celebrating our 100th anniversary since incorporating back in 1912. This year, Llanerch Fire Company will have the distinction of celebrating the same benchmark. After 100 years of dedicated service to Haverford Township, they are inviting the entire community to share a special moment on June 1st by coming…

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Training Day

On Monday April 15th, members from Oakmont Fire Company made a special trip out of station. Part of the crew travelled to Goshen Fire Company in Chester County to practice door breaching techniques on the “prop” door. The extra repetitions provided by the specialized door (which can be reset rather then replaced after every use) made…

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Entrapment Assist for Co. 56

On March 10th, while operating on Township Line at the scene of an accident, Comapany 56 (Manoa) received a second dispatch at 13:24 hours for a motor vehicle accident with entrapment at the intersection of Dill Rd. and N. Drexel Ave. 56-9A (Assistant Chief Kelly) requested a second due dispatch be added to supplement man…

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Heater Fire

At 11:30 on March 3rd Company 38 (Oakmont) was dispatched along with Company 35 (Brookline) to the 100 block of Haverford Ave. for smoke reportedly in the basement. Engine 38 arrived to report a single family dwelling with smoke showing from the basement. Crews went to work locating the fire which was contained to the heater…

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Accident with Entrapment

At 10:35 on February 15th, Company 38 & Rescue 56 were dispatched to 41 W. Eagle Road for the accident with entrapment. Squad 38 arrived on location on Pennview Road between Ralston and Eagle to find a vehicle on it’s roof with the only occupant out of the vehicle. The crew from Rescue & Squad…

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