Lison Volunteer Fire Company
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09/13/2014
Fall Flea Market

09/14/2014
September Pancake Breakfast

09/24/2014
September Spaghetti Dinner

09/30/2014
Red Cross Blood Drive

10/12/2014
October Pancake Breakfast

10/22/2014
October Spaghetti Dinner

11/09/2014
November Pancake Breakfast

11/26/2014
November Spaghetti Dinner

12/14/2014
December Pancake Breakfast-- WITH SANTA!!


2014 Incidents
Fire EMS
Jan 26 51
Feb 51 49
Mar 28 64
Apr 22 55
May 31 61
Jun 27 51
July 30 55
Aug 0 0
Sep 0 0
Oct 0 0
Nov 0 0
Dec 0 0
Total 215 386

2014 Unit Run Stats
E-41 144
E-42 112
E-43 Retired
ET-44 37
B-47 29
B-48 5
P-45 483
U-4 108
Total 918

Current Weather
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Cloudy
Temperature:80 F
Wind Chill:80 F
Wind Speed:7 mph
Wind Direction:220
Humidity:71 %
Visibility:10 mi
Sunrise:6:37 am
Sunset:7:40 pm
 
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As of 9/1/2014 11:52 PM

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E-cigarette and e-nicotine refill bottle.  Bottles are not required to have and usually do not have child-proof caps.
E-cigarette and e-nicotine refill bottle. Bottles are not required to have and usually do not have child-proof caps.

E-Nicotine Overdoses on the Rise

EMS Sergeant Amanda Barnett, May 13

Electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes) are becoming a popular replacement for traditional tobacco products. But with the increase in use, there has been an increase in poisonings. According to the CDC, calls to poison centers involving children and adults increased from 1 per month in September 2010 to 215 per month in February 2014.

E-cigarettes contain concentrated nicotine in a cartridge that ... (Full Story & Photos)


Spring Weather Conditions Bring Wildfires

EMS Sergeant Amanda Barnett, April 23

After the harsh winter we just had, the springtime weather is refreshing. Along with the change in season, the weather conditions make wildfires a real threat to our community. Most only think of wildfires as those that engulf thousands of acres and burn for months in the western mountain regions of the US. In reality, no geographical location within the US is safe from wildfires.

While the wildfires ... (Full Story & Photos)

E42 and B47 on a recent field fire on Dorsey Lane in Woodbine.  Photo courtesy of Winfield VFD.
E42 and B47 on a recent field fire on Dorsey Lane in Woodbine. Photo courtesy of Winfield VFD.


An example of the new 10-year smoke alarm.
An example of the new 10-year smoke alarm.

Is Your Smoke Alarm Up-to-Date?

EMS Sergeant Amanda Barnett, March 06

Did you know that Maryland passed a new law regarding smoke alarms that went into effect on July 1, 2013?

The new law eliminates the 9 volt replaceable battery that all too often is found to be dead or removed and rendering the smoke alarm useless. It also mandates the number and location of smoke alarms in your home.

So what do you need to know?

- It is time to replace your smoke alarm! The ... (Full Story & Photos)


Lisbon VFC Receives Another BGE Grant

Lieutenant Jeff Vogts, February 21

BGE Emergency Responder Safety Grant

The Lisbon Vol. Fire Company has received a grant for two Scott Rit Pak III's. These state of the art Rapid Intervention Air Packs will be used to assist with the rescue and removal of firefighters that have been injured, become entrapped, or have suffered an air pack malfunction, while operating in a burning building or other hazardous environments. This is the ... (Full Story & Photos)


Howard County Responds to an Active Shooter at the Columbia Mall

EMS Sergeant Amanda Barnett, January 25

At 11:15am, Howard County 911 received several calls reporting shots fired at the Columbia Mall. Howard County Police were alerted and were inside the mall within minutes of the calls. Howard County Department of Fire and Rescue dispatched units for a possible mass casualty incident (MCI) which brought numerous ambulances, fire engines, battalion chiefs, medical duty officers, a medical ambulance ... (Full Story)



 
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Woodbine, MD 21797


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