Branchville Volunteer Fire Company & Rescue Squad, Inc.

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2018 Call Stats
ENG Amb Medic
Jan 91 135 0
Feb 85 112 0
Mar 87 121 0
Apr 61 87 0
May 52 154 0
Jun 26 145 11
Jul 53 138 0
Aug 57 120 0
Sep 60 161 2
Oct 80 180 5
Nov 85 174 0
Total 737 1527 18

2017 Call Stats
Jan 97 134 10
Feb 120 144 0
Mar 126 133 10
Apr 101 126 0
May 95 158 13
Jun 68 153 0
Jul 98 119 0
Aug 96 79 8
Sep 113 110 0
Oct 84 89 0
Nov 70 87 0
Dec 56 72 2
Total 1124 1404 43

Past Call Stats
2017 1124 1404 43
2016 1436 1823 172
2015 1602 1836 387
2014 1421 1512 340
2013 1584 2036
2012 2122 2547
2011 1925 2081
2010 2017 2209
2009 1994 2211
2008 1947 1945
2007 2340 1958
2006 2039 2050
2005 2058 1653

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PGFD General Orders

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Admin. and Organization

Division 2
Apparatus and Equipment

Division 3
Communication and IT

Division 4
Education and Training

Division 5
Emergency Medical

Division 6
Fire and Rescue Operations

Division 7
Fiscal Affairs

Division 8
Health and Safety

Division 9
Special Operations

Division 10
Logistics and Supply

Division 11
Personnel Management

Division 12
Inspections and Invest.

Division 13
Public Affairs

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Vice President John Gardiner Sr., February 01

Due to the inclement weather our Bingo for today has been cancelled. We will see everyone on Monday. The Men and Women of the Branchville Volunteer Fire Co. thank you for your continued support. ... (Full Story)

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President Jeramie Jordan, December 17

It's that time of year again. Santa will be making his rounds in College Park on December 23 & 24, 2018 shortly after 6:00 pm. While his sleigh is getting ready to travel around the world, we will be giving him a lift on one of our fire engines so that he can come say hello to our neighbors . We don't have a specific route that he will take yet but be on the look out as he makes his way through ... (Full Story & Photos)

Community Bike Giveaway

President Jeramie Jordan, December 17

We welcome you to join us on Sunday December 23, 2018 as we, in partnership with the College Park Department of Youth and Family Services, present bikes to children in our community.... (Full Story & Photos)

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Member-At-Large Jennifer Wilbanks, December 16

Branchville members held a company training day at the Maryland Fire and Rescue Institute in College Park. Training gives us a chance to practice essential skills for the safety of the firefighters, EMS, and the public we serve. ... (Full Story & Photos)

Branchville Kids Bingo!

Station Sergeant Joshua Edery, December 06

The Branchville Volunteer Fire Company & Rescue Squad cordially invite you and your family to our kids bingo this Saturday, December 8th, 2018! Doors open at 11:45 am and bingo starts at 1:00 pm. Free hotdogs, ice cream, and drinks and admissions prizes for every child! ... (Full Story & Photos)

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President Jeramie Jordan, November 30

May the distance of time in no way diminish our resolve to ensure that our Fallen Heroes are never forgotten. No matter how many years pass, it remains our solemn duty to make certain that their flame, that sacred flame of service and sacrifice, continues to burn bright for all eternity.

Let us pause to remember our Fallen Hero Lieutenant James Melton, lost this day in 1959 while battling a house ... (Full Story & Photos)

House fire in Berwyn Heights

Fire & EMS Neal Matthews, November 28

Engine 111 operated on a late evening working house fire in the 5500 blocks of Berwyn Rd. Units arrived to find a two stories single family dwelling with fire showing from the bedroom with extension into the wall and ceiling area. The fire was quickly extinguished by E111 and other area units. ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Fire Fighter/EMT Ryan Felix, November 10

At approximately 0330, E811 responded to a tractor trailer accident on NB I95 with two vehicles involved.... (Full Story & Photos)

New Aide Person! - Anjali Singh

Fire Fighter/EMT Ryan Felix, November 05

The officers and members of The Branchville Volunteer Fire Company and Rescue Squad would like to congratulate Anjali Singh on completing our rigorous turn-over process to become Aide on the Ambulance! Anjali is an EMS Member who joined the department in February 2018. We thank her for her hard work and dedication to the volunteer service!
Congratulations Anjali!... (Full Story & Photos)

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Fire Fighter/EMT Ryan Felix, October 27

Branchville Engine 113 operated as the third due engine on a working house fire in the 8100 block of Riggs Rd in Co. 34’s first due.

About Branchville: The Branchville Volunteer Fire Company and Rescue Squad is a 100% volunteer fire station within walking distance of the University of Maryland College Park. The dedicated members of Branchville operate two engines and two ambulances to provide fire, ... (Full Story & Photos)

Multi-Vehicle Collision in the First Due

Fire Fighter/EMT Ryan Felix, October 19

E811B on scene of a car accident on Rhode Island Avenue at Fox Street.... (Full Story & Photos)

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Fire Fighter/EMT Ryan Felix, October 14

Earlier today, A811 responded to an accident where a car ran off of a bridge and overturned on to Route 50 at the BW Parkway. A811 transported one of two patients to a nearby trauma center.... (Full Story & Photos)










Let's Roll

The Branchville Volunteer Fire Company & Rescue Squad Inc., is a non-profit corporation dedicated to the provision of quality Fire and EMS service to our response area and beyond. The corporation is governed by a dual system. The administrative functions are handled by the Board of Directors which includes the financial and political aspects of the company. The operational functions are handled by the Chief with the help of the Chief Officers and the Line Officers.


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