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RVFD Recent News
123rd Maryland State Firemans Convention - Ocean City, MD

Assistant Fire Chief Eddie Raley, June 28

Article by Associate Member Lori Raley


The Maryland State Firemen’s Association (MSFA) and Ladies Auxiliary to the MSFA (LAMSFA) held its 123rd annual convention at Ocean City, MD June 20- 26, 2015. The Ridge Volunteer Fire Department was well represented by its delegates, President Francis Raley, Treasurer Johnnie Wathen, Chief Bruce Raley, Deputy Chief Ray Mercure, and Engineer Keith Raley. ... (Full Story & Photos)

Leon "Dictator" Cullison - 2015 MSFA Hall of Fame
Leon "Dictator" Cullison - 2015 MSFA Hall of Fame


MVA Dameron
MVA Dameron

Motor Vehicle Accident - Rod & Reel, Dameron

Assistant Fire Chief Eddie Raley, June 07

4-02 Box, 00:41 - Squad 4 responded to 18161 Three Notch Road in Dameron for a reported motor vehicle accident involving a single vehicle with subjects trapped. Chief 4 arrived at 00:48, established command and reported a single vehicle on its side in the parking lot of the Rod and Reel Store. He reported 1 patient out of the vehicle with injuries. Squad 4 arrived on location and assisted Ambulance ... (Full Story & Photos)


COMMUNITY RISK REDUCTION PROGRAM

Board of Directors George Franklin, May 16

On May 16, 2015, this statewide program kicked off. The Ridge Volunteer Fire Department's Fire Prevention Committee met and came up with a plan. We determined that our goal would be to reach out to our senior and needy citizens located in our First Due Area.We put out some flyers at St. Michael's Thrift Shop and at the food pantries at the St. Cecilia's Catholic Church and the First Saint Community ... (Full Story & Photos)

The notice of the Statewide program
The notice of the Statewide program


Girl Scout Troop Visits Co. 4

Board of Directors George Franklin, April 14

The Girl Scout Troop #319, led by Kay Jahn visited the home of the Fightn' Four on Tuesday evening. Fire Prevention Chairman, George Franklin welcomed them and introduced them to the rest of the fire prevention team. He alerted them to be aware of the possibility of an emergency happening while they were in the building.
If so, they were to stay in a group and away from the apparatus until the ... (Full Story & Photos)


Motorcycle Accident - Point Lookout State Park

Assistant Fire Chief Eddie Raley, April 06

4-09 Box, 16:25 - Rescue Engine 42 was alerted for a motor vehicle accident involving a motorcycle at the entrance to Point Lookout State Park. RE-42 arrived on location at 16:34 and advised all incoming units the location was at the entrance to the calls way on the rocks. Chief 4 arrived and established command. RE-42 advised command they had one patient with injuries. The crew from Engine 43 assisted ... (Full Story & Photos)

MVA - Point Lookout
MVA - Point Lookout


SCBA Training
SCBA Training

New Scott SCBA Training

Assistant Fire Chief Eddie Raley, March 23

Municipal Emergency Services, Inc. representative Eddie Stillwell conducted a training session to our members on our newly purchased self contained breathing apparatus. (SCBA). The purchase of the SCBA's were funded by the Federal Assistant to Firefighters Grant awarded to us last year. Mr. Stillwell demonstrated the differences between the new SCBA's and the current equipment we have in service now. ... (Full Story & Photos)


Vehicle Overturned - St. Jeromes Neck Road

Assistant Fire Chief Eddie Raley, March 16

4-05 Box, 12:31 - Rescue Engine 42 was dispatched to the area of 18695 St. Jerome's Neck Road for the reported motor vehicle accident with one car overturned. The 911 caller stated the vehicle overturned and struck a tree with a victim trapped inside. Chief 4 arrived on location at 12:40 and advised all incoming units that the subject was out of the vehicle. Rescue Engine 42 arrived on location and ... (Full Story & Photos)

MVA - Dameron
MVA - Dameron


MVA- St. Mary's City
MVA- St. Mary's City

Motor Vehicle Accident- St. Mary's City

Assistant Fire Chief Eddie Raley, March 07

4-01 Box, 22:33 - Ridge units were dispatched to Point Lookout Road in St. Mary's City for the reported motor vehicle accident. Police on the scene indicated that two vehicles were involved in the crash with minor injuries. Rescue Engine 42 arrived on location at 22:44, established command and began patient care. Crews stabilized the vehicles and assisted RVRS with packaging of the patient. One victim ... (Full Story & Photos)


 

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