Fairfield Volunteer Fire Department


Skyline Auto Auction Vehicle Fire 9/17/16

Saturday, September 17, 2016   Skyline Auto Auction Vehicle Fire 9/17/16



Route 80 Tracker Trailer Fire, Blueberries To Blame

Wednesday, July 27, 2016  Fairfield N.J. Essex County Route 80 east. Fairfield volunteer fire fighters responded to a late morning tractor trailer fire. Truck was carrying blueberries. One firefighter was injured when a hose broke away from the pump.



Fairfield Battle Of The Badges Charity Event June 18th

Saturday, June 18, 2016   Fairfield Police vs. Fairfield Fire, Battle of The Badges Charity Softball Game will be held on Saturday June 18th, 4pm at Palmieri Field (near the Recreation Building) 221 Hollywood Avenue.You read it correctly! The game is now a charity event! All proceeds will go to support Officer Daniel Breslin, a Bergen County Police Officer, who resides in Fairfield, that was injured in the Line of Duty by a drunk driver.

Organizations like Sidelines Bar & Grill, Thatcher McGhee’s and Franklin's Steakhouse are showing their support and donating percentages of their sales on the dates attached in flyers towards Officer Breslin's recovery.

Please SHARE this with friends, family and neighbors! Help us raise as much money as we can for Officer Breslin!



Kitchen Fire Quickly Extinguished

Friday, June 10, 2016  At approximately 8:55pm the Fairfield Volunteer Fire Department was dispatched to a reported oven fire at 21 Carlos Drive. Upon arrival heavy smoke could be seen pushing from the second floor windows. First due companies quickly stretched a hand line to the rear of the house where they were able to contain the fire to the kitchen area. North Caldwell responded directly to the scene. Caldwell, Pine Brook and Lincoln Park provided house coverage. West Essex first aid squad responded and there were no reported injuries.



Vehicle Fire On Kulick Road Quickly Extinguished

Thursday, May 26, 2016  Fairfield Volunteer Fire Department responded to a multi-vehicle fire Wednesday night, May 26 2016. Initial reports of a structure fire led to the finding of two vans fully involved on Kulick road. The fire was extinguished within 15 minutes and no injuries were reported. West Essex First Aid Squad also responded for stand by.



Firefighters Battle Structure Fire On Ralph Drive

Monday, May 23, 2016  On May 23, 2016, at approximately 9:56 A.M., the Fairfield Police Department received multiple 9-1-1 calls reporting house fire at 11 Ralph Drive. Fire units were immediately dispatched to the location. Upon arrival, it was discovered that the garage was fully involved in fire.Prior to the arrival of the emergency units, the occupants of the residence, which numbered three, were apparently unaware of the fire. An unknown jogger and an off-duty North Caldwell police sergeant, who observed the fire, began knocking on the door of the residence to alert them. All escaped the blaze with no injuries.

The Fairfield Fire Department, who was assisted by the North Caldwell, West Caldwell, Cedar Grove, Verona, Caldwell, Pine Brook and Lincoln Park Fire Departments were able to extinguish the fire within about 90 minutes. The West Essex First Aid Squad and Atlantic Healthcare Ambulance EMS-7 stood by as a precaution



Ducklings Stick in Storm Drain Saved By Firefighters & Police

Sunday, May 22, 2016  Fairfield's bravest don't only fight fires and crime. This afternoon the Fairfield Volunteer Fire Department assisted the Fairfield Police Department in the retrieval of ducklings that were stuck in a storm drain and could not get out. Mother duck was ecstatic once her duckling were out and safe with her.



Firefighters Practice For Upcoming Police Vs. Fire Softball Game On June 18th

Tuesday, May 17, 2016  The Fairfield Volunteer Fire Department softball team had their first practice in preparation for the Fairfield Police vs. Fairfield Fire, Battle of The Badges Softball Game. 

The game will be held on Saturday June 18th, 4pm at Palmieri Field (near the Recreation Building). Flyer and more information about this event will be posted soon! Share and Like for all to see!

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First Due Engine Company Operations Training

Tuesday, April 26, 2016  On April 26, the Fairfield Volunteer Fire Department trained on first due engine company operations at the Van Dessel house near the Fairfield Public Library. Firefighters pictured making entry into the building as they attempt to search for victims.



Winston Churchill School Provides "Cookies for Courage" to Fairfield Firefighters

Friday, April 22, 2016   The Fairfield Volunteer Fire Department would like to thank the Winston Churchill School and student council for providing us with "Cookies for Courage," a token of their appreciation of the volunteer fire department protecting the community. The cookies were terrific and we thank the school for their support!



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