Berwyn, PA - Chief officers and senior firefighters from the Berwyn Fire Company, Paoli Fire Company, and Newtown Square Fire Company recently completed the Blue Card training program. This included independent online training and an in-person practical session held on March 11-12, 2017 at the Berwyn Fire Company.
The Blue Card training program provides fire departments with a training and certification ... (Full Story & Photos)
The first responders of Berwyn Fire Company are preparing for the arrival of Winter Storm Stella. A Winter Storm Warning has been issued from Monday, March 13th at 8 p.m. through Tuesday, March 14th at 6 p.m. This storm is forecasted to bring 12-18 inches of snow to the area with winds ranging from 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.
A properly installed and maintained smoke alarm is the only thing in your home that can alert you and your family to a fire 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Whether you're awake or asleep, a working smoke alarm is constantly on alert, scanning the air for fire and smoke.
According to the National Fire Protection Association more than 66 percent of home fire deaths occurred in homes without a working ... (Full Story & Photos)
On February 23, 2017 at 2:02 p.m., the Berwyn Fire Company was dispatched to the intersection of South Fairfield Road and Sugartown Road in Easttown Township for a motor vehicle collision. This intersection is located adjacent to the Devon Elementary School. The initial calls to 9-1-1 reported a driver was trapped in their vehicle.
The Berwyn Fire Company was alerted at 8:22 p.m. to a brush fire in the area of Old Eagle School Road and Wallace Drive in Tredyffrin Township.
First arriving personnel discovered a 10' x10' area of brush on fire close to a residence. The fire was quickly extinguished by firefighters and the nearby home was spared any damage. All units were clear of the scene before 9:30 p.m. The fire was accidental ... (Full Story & Photos)