Earlier this month, and for two more weekends this summer, volunteers and career staff of Berwyn Fire Company and several other area departments will be working to achieve their NFPA Vehicle and Machinery Rescue certification. It is several classes that go into some of the more advanced rescue tactics involving school busses, industrial machinery, and other advanced scenarios involving vehicles and ... (Full Story & Photos)
Firefighters getting ready for the practical session of the Vehicle Machinery rescue class.
EASTTOWN TWP., PA - First responders from the area descended on the Upper Main Line YMCA for the 13th Annual UMLY Emergency Services Day earlier this month. Through a joint effort of the Paoli and Berwyn fire companies this event has grown to involve several organizations over the years.
This unique event brings over 300 campers together to meet and learn about emergency services in their community. ... (Full Story & Photos)
So far this summer, Berwyn's volunteers and career staff have had their plates full with a busy summer. In addition to an Advanced Vehicle and Machinery Rescue class, they have stayed busy with other trainings as well.
While many families are planning or going on their summer vacations, our dedicated members have been doing what they can to better themselves and their abilities to help the general ... (Full Story & Photos)
Firefighters conducting a drafting exercise at Leopard Lakes in Easttown Township.
Installing your smoke alarms correctly - and making sure they are in working order - is an important step to making your home and family safer from fire
It’s important to have enough smoke alarms in your home. Fire research has demonstrated that with today’s modern furnishings, fires can spread much more rapidly than in the past when more natural materials were used. Because of this, having ... (Full Story & Photos)
EASTTOWN TWP. - PennDOT has contracted Allan A. Meyers to begin resurfacing Waterloo Avenue on Tuesday, July 21, 2015. Resurfacing includes milling and paving the entire road surface. From this Tuesday until Friday, July 24th, work will be completed at night from 6 p.m. to 6 a.m. On Sunday, July 26th, construction will take place during the day from 5 a.m. to 5 p.m. During construction, Waterloo Avenue ... (Full Story & Photos)