Lison Volunteer Fire Company
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03/10/2015
Red Cross Blood Drive

03/25/2015
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04/12/2015
April Pancake Breakfast

04/22/2015
April Spaghetti Dinner

05/10/2015
MOTHER'S DAY Pancake Breakfast

05/15/2015
Thirty-One Bag BINGO

05/27/2015
May Spaghetti Dinner

06/06/2015
Spring Flea Market

06/14/2015
June Pancake Breakfast

06/24/2015
June Spaghetti Dinner


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 19 46
Sep 20 75
Oct 20 60
Nov 26 49
Dec 18 48
Total 318 664

2015 Incidents
Fire EMS
Jan 7 9
Feb
Mar
Apr
May
June
July
Aug
Sept
Oct
Nov
Dec
Total 7 9

2014 Unit Run Stats
E-41 209
E-42 156
E-43 Retired
ET-44 48
B-47 42
B-48 6
P-45 773
U-4 164
Total 1398

2015 Unit Run Stats
E-41 7
E-42 4
RE-4 Coming Soon
ET-44 3
B-47 0
B-48 0
P-45 13
U-4 4

Current Weather
CLOUDY
Cloudy
Temperature:22 F
Wind Chill:11 F
Wind Speed:10 mph
Wind Direction:320
Humidity:62 %
Visibility:10 mi
Sunrise:6:37 am
Sunset:6:06 pm
 
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As of 3/5/2015 4:52 PM

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Active incident scene with (L-R) E42, P45, E41, and P135.
Active incident scene with (L-R) E42, P45, E41, and P135.

Company 4 Empties House for the Rescue with Entrapment

Firefighter/EMT Kyle Stull, January 25

In the early afternoon hours of January 25th, 2015, units from Lisbon, Glenwood and West Friendship responded to a rescue box in the area of Bahner Court and Frederick Road for a vehicle collision with entrapment. Engine 42 arrived with one vehicle on its side with one trapped. 42's officer established the Frederick Road command and requested aviation for a Priority 1 Category Alpha (critical) from ... (Full Story & Photos)


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)

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.


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.

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)


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)

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


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)


 
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