Halloween is a highly anticipated night for children, but also one of the most dangerous. According to Safe Kids Worldwide, on average, twice as many child pedestrians are killed while walking on Halloween compared to any other day of the year, and more than 70 percent of accidents occur away from an intersection or crosswalk.
Every smoke alarm has an expiration date: What’s yours?
The Willingboro Fire Department urges all residents to know how old their smoke alarms are, and to replace them every 10 years
October 08, 2016 – Does your home have a smoke alarm? According to the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), the answer is likely yes: NFPA research shows that most American homes have at least one. But do you ... (Full Story & Photos)
EMMITSBURG, MARYLAND – Join the U.S. Fire Service in honoring the lives of 79 firefighters who died in the line of duty in 2015 and 33 firefighters who died in previous years during the 35th National Fallen Firefighters Memorial Service on Sunday, October 9.
The service begins at 10:00 a.m. (ET) at the National Fire Academy in Emmitsburg, Maryland and is open to the public. During the service, a ... (Full Story & Photos)
Engine 1612's crew prepares to start extinguishing the fire
Willingboro Firefighters spent the early morning hours of August 17th assisting two local fire departments at major incidents. The first incident was dispatched at 2:27 am in Moorestown Township. The second incident was dispatched at 5:16 am in Edgewater Park.
The incident in Moorestown was a multi-alarm house fire at 451 Windrow Clusters Drive. Engine 1613 responded as a Rapid Intervention ... (Full Story & Photos)
Willingboro Fire and EMS crews responded to a motor vehicle accident at the intersection of Levitt Parkway and VanSciver Parkway on August 17th. The units, along with Virtua Hospital Paramedics, were called to the accident at 8:30 am. The crews were advised of a two car accident with one person trapped in a vehicle. While the crews were enroute to the accident, they were advised that one person ... (Full Story & Photos)