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Volunteer Firefighter and EMS Provider's Needed

Assistant Chief Mark Doyle, February 05

In order for us to meet the needs of an evergrowing, ever changing community we are looking to expand our ranks with highly motivated men and women willing to take on the challenge of service. If you are willing to accept the challenge to serve your community as a volunteer member of the Stafford County Fire and Rescue Department as a Firefighter, EMS Provider or in a Administrative capacity please ... (Full Story & Photos)

PORTABLE GENERATOR SAFETY TIPS

Assistant Chief Mark Doyle, January 21

PORTABLE GENERATOR SAFETY TIPS

Before reading these tips, always read the Owner's Manual and instructions for your portable generator, which also references portable generator safety tips. Carefully follow all instructions and warnings in order to safely start and operate the generator. Do NOT cut corners when it comes to safety.

These tips are merely supplemental and are not intended to substitute ... (Full Story)


Driving in Snow and Ice

Assistant Chief Mark Doyle, January 21

The best advice for driving in bad winter weather is not to drive at all, if you can avoid it.

Don't go out until the snow plows and sanding trucks have had a chance to do their work, and allow yourself extra time to reach your destination.

If you must drive in snowy conditions, make sure your car is prepared (TIPS), and that you know how to handle road conditions.

It's helpful to practice winter ... (Full Story & Photos)

Stafford Fire and Rescue Recruit Class 8

Assistant Chief Mark Doyle, January 19

The Stafford County Fire and Rescue Department welcomed fourteen new firefighters to its ranks last night with the graduation of Recruit Academy 8. For the past 26 weeks, these men and woman trained to be the next public servants to the citizens of Stafford County. Their challenging curriculum covered Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR), Emergency Vehicle Operations, Emergency Medical Technician ... (Full Story & Photos)

Bottom Row from left to right: Probationary Firefighters - Christopher Mazurek, Matthew Werner, Daniel Pappas, Matthew Dwyer, Cory Miller, Kyle Coen, Philip Cibotti, Matthew Warren, Douglas Gress, Stephen Hannaman, Jeffrey Stocker, Justin Smith, Jimmy Kingman, Mary Benson
Top Row: (Academy Staff) Technician Brice Long, Master Technician Jon Hensen, Lieutenant Erick Kling, Deputy Chief Kyle Murphy
Bottom Row from left to right: Probationary Firefighters - Christopher Mazurek, Matthew Werner, Daniel Pappas, Matthew Dwyer, Cory Miller, Kyle Coen, Philip Cibotti, Matthew Warren, Douglas Gress, Stephen Hannaman, Jeffrey Stocker, Justin Smith, Jimmy Kingman, Mary Benson Top Row: (Academy Staff) Technician Brice Long, Master Technician Jon Hensen, Lieutenant Erick Kling, Deputy Chief Kyle Murphy

Fire and Rescue Recruit Job Announcement

Assistant Chief Mark Doyle, December 21

Stafford County, VA Fire and Rescue Department
Hiring entry-level position of Recruit
No experience required
Starting Salary is 39,998.40 Annually
... (Full Story & Photos)

Focus on Fire Safety: Holiday Fire Safety

Assistant Chief Mark Doyle, December 06

Decorating homes and businesses is a long-standing tradition around the holiday season. Unfortunately, these same decorations may increase your chances of fire. Based on data from the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) and the U.S. Fire Administration (USFA), an estimated 250 home fires involving Christmas trees and another 170 home fires involving holiday lights and other decorative lighting ... (Full Story & Photos)

New Addition to the Fire and Rescue Family

Assistant Chief Mark Doyle, December 02

On December 2, 2015 at 0214 hours, Paris and Rusty Raines welcomed the birth of their daughter Joelle Madison Raines. Joelle weighed in at 7 lbs. 15 oz. and 19 long. Mom and daughter are doing well. ... (Full Story & Photos)

Grease and Cooking Fires Double on Thanksgiving Day

Assistant Chief Mark Doyle, November 23

Each year more cooking fires occur on Thanksgiving than any other day of the year. Between 2005-2009, grease and cooking-related fires more than doubled on Thanksgiving Day compared to an average day in November.

With the popularity of turkey frying increasing, U.S. fire departments are responding to more than 1,000 fires each year in which a deep fryer is involved. The National Fire Protection Association ... (Full Story & Photos)

Stafford Fire and Rescue Welcomes New Investigator

Assistant Chief Mark Doyle, October 30

Stafford, VA - Stafford County Fire and Rescue’s newest arson investigator is a two-year-old yellow lab named Duchess, who was acquired through a grant from State Farm Insurance. State Farm also paid for the 200 hours of training that Duchess and her handler Deputy Fire Marshal Ben Gouldman recently completed at State Farm’s Accelerant Detection Canine School, located in Maine. Ben and Duchess will ... (Full Story & Photos)

Change Your Clocks - Change Your Batteries

Assistant Chief Mark L. Doyle, October 29

The Stafford County Fire and Rescue Department reminds the community that batteries in smoke and carbon monoxide alarms should be tested and/or replaced on Sunday, November 1st when the clocks are reset for daylight savings time.

The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) recommends changing batteries annually.

Have you changed yours in the past year?

According to NFPA:

Almost all households ... (Full Story & Photos)

 

 

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