Gibbstown Fire Company

MVC Democrat and Swedesboro rd.

Monday, November 24, 2014  2118 responded to a MVC with possible entrapment at the intersection of Democrat Rd and Paulsboro Swedesboro Rd. Upon arrival 2118 assumed Democrat Rd Operations and confirmed no entrapment. Crews de-energized both vehicles and applied oil dry.




Monday, November 17, 2014  Tender 2111 responded into Paulsboro for a working car fire on the corner of Delaware and Adams. Upon arrival crews assisted Paulsboro firefighters with extinguishment and gaining access to the hood.



Members Christmas Party

Wednesday, November 12, 2014  GVFC Christmas Party
Saturday December 20th  7 pm-?
RSVP by December 13th @ station
or leave message 856-423-5230



Fire Prevention Week Open House

Tuesday, October 21, 2014  The Fire Dept. opend their doors for the annual open house during Fire Prevention Week. Numerous other Units were at the Station. N.J. State Forestry Service, Harrison Twp Fire Dept. brought their fire trailer, Gibbstown Police Dept., Gloucester County EMS, Greenwich Twp. Office of Emergency Managment. The Fire Dept. would like to thanks all who came out to help make this evening a success.



Mutial Aid Dwelling in Paulsboro

Wednesday, October 15, 2014  First of two dwelling calls. 401 Elizabeth Ave. Assisted Paulsboro Fire Dept. with ventilation of Heavy smoke for trash fire on 2nd floor apartment. Crews were in service 1/2 hour.



Mutual Aid Dwelling call in East Greenwich

Wednesday, October 15, 2014  Second assisted dwelling call of the night. 130 Timberline Rd. East Greenwich crews used ladders,cascade, sceen lighting, accountability and check for extensions.



Mutual Aid Drill - Smoke Trailer

Tuesday, October 14, 2014  The Fire Dept. held a Mutual Aid drill with Fire Dept's. from Thorofare and East Greenwich. Members did search and rescue, Laddering, Entanglement Hazards, Ladder Bailouts, and Roof Operations with 2116 Ladder. Safety Officers were on hand to make sure all were performing duties in a safe manner. Drill held by Capt. Plotts.



Mutal Aid Fire Call To National Park

Thursday, October 2, 2014  2188 was dispatched to cover National Park for a dwelling at 516 Crozier Ave. 2188 was then called into the scene for use of the Cascade system.



Black Mask Drill

Tuesday, September 30, 2014  SCBA Drill, Members had their face piece's covered with a back mask. Members had to follow a charged line through a maze at the playground. Just following the drill the Dept. was dispatched for a dwelling in Paulsboro.



Drill Winch Ops

Tuesday, September 23, 2014  Members were trained on winch operations using 2118 and 2115. Used shackles, pullies, chains and straps. Capt. Bates instructed how to build a Pickett System. Lt Doak and Capt. Plotts assisted with the training.



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