Sep
26
2014

USRFD Responds to Motor Vehicle Collision

This morning, the USRFD was dispatched to a motor vehicle accident on Arrowhead Drive. Asst Chief Vierheilig (IC) arrived on scene to find a two car collision with both a fuel and oil spill on the roadway. Rescue 1242 (OIC FF C Roberts) and Engine 1232 (OIC Capt Sklar) arrived and the crew contained the spill. Once the vehicles were removed, crews assisted tow company with the cleanup. Once clear, all units returned to HQ.10635962_732201390184531_8942768383587086608_n 10345932_732201410184529_7368499433489344993_n

Sep
26
2014

FD Responds To Carbon Monoxide Alarm

This evening, the USRFD was dispatched to a cabin monoxide alarm activation at a residence on Rowan Tree Drive. Asst Chief Vierheilig (IC) and Engine 1232 (OIC Lt Lupinacci) responded. The home was checked with two meters to find zero reading throughout. The homeowner was advised to replace the defective detector and once clear, all units returned to HQ.10689586_736163469788323_3789396877030535209_n

Sep
15
2014

FD Responds Out to Route 17 Fuel Spill

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Monday, September 15, 2014 Today, the USRFD was dispatched to respond to a fluid spill on Route 17 at Mountainview Drive. Asst Chief Vierheilig (IC) responded along with USR Police to find a Mercedes Benz car with a ruptured fuel tank. Rescue 1242 (OIC FF C Younes) arrived on scene and the crew quickly contained the spill. Once the vehicle was removed by the flat bed tow truck, all units returned to HQ.

Sep
11
2014

We Will Never Forget

Thursday, September 11, 2014 We Will Never Forget 9.11.01

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Aug
12
2014

New Lieutenant Approinted

Tuesday, August 12, 2014 The USRFD is pleased to announce the appointment of Brandon Bach to the position of Lieutenant of the fire department. Brandon filled a position that was recently vacated due to a resignation. Congrats Brandon!

Aug
1
2014

USRFD Donates To HUMC Tomorrows Childrens Fund

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Friday, August 1, 2014 Recently, the USRFD donated fifty percent of the proceeds collected during the annual USRFD Project Santa fundraiser to the HUMC Tomorrows Children’s Fund. Assistant Chief Vierheilig (Right) and President Pat Bertollo presented the check at their facility in Hackensack.

Aug
1
2014

Save the Date!!

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Friday, August 1, 2014 Save the Date! August 23rd! Support our brothers and sisters at Mahwah Fire Dept Co 1 and help them celebrate 100 years during their Block Party!

Jul
28
2014

USR Memorial Plaza Work Progresses

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Monday, July 28, 2014 Memorial update: wall and paver material was delivered and wall installation commenced today. The steel support will be completed by the steel fabricator in the next few days. Again, many thanks to Uniscape Landscaping for donating the manpower for this stage of the project.

Jul
27
2014

FD Responds to Fire Alarm Activation Call

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Sunday, July 27, 2014 At 9:58am, the USRFD was dispatched to an alarm activation on Willow Hill. Asst Chief Vierheilig (IC) and Engine 1232 (OIC FF Andrews) responded. Crews investigated to find alarm activated due to burnt food in kitchen. The home was vented naturally and once alarm was reset, all units returned to HQ.