Consumers should immediately contact Kidde to request a free replacement fire extinguisher and for instructions on returning the recalled unit, as it may not work properly in a fire emergency. Note: This recall includes fire extinguisher models that were previously recalled in March 2009 and Februar...
Woodlawn was invited to participate in a special fundraiser on Saturday, Oct. 14, at Station 22 (Schnecksville) toward their Raise The Roof campaign. Their firehouse suffered a catastrophic roof collapse over the summer due to a freak storm, which caused extensive damage to the social hall and office areas of the station. Specialist Gleason brought the new Cascade 3292 for the community to see. We're always happy to support our mutual aid partners throughout the region! ... See moreSee less
On October 5th, Tanker 3221 along with the SWT rescue assignment responded to Mauch Chunk Rd in front of LA fitness for a vehicle accident with one person trapped.
1103 arrived on the scene confirming one trapped and requested a door removal.
Tanker 3221 arrived and deployed one 1-3/4 hand line for fire suppression as a precaution. Crews from 32 and 11 worked together stabilizing the vehicle and performed a driver side door pop. Spill 3291 and Engine 312 also made the response. (3204) Kutz had 32 command. ... See moreSee less
South Whitehall Fire Departments members, along with surrounding area fire departments had the pleasure of having Chief Rick Lasky come in and lecture on "Managing the Mayday". Throughout the day, the class discussed firefighter survival, strategy, and tactics. We would also like to thank Parkland High School for allowing us to use one of there classrooms for the day. ... See moreSee less
At 2220Hrs, Woodlawn and mutual aid units were sent to the 4300blk of Meadow Ln for reported smoke in the dwelling.
3204(Kutz) arrived on the scene with a one story single family dwelling with light smoke in the residence.
Tanker 3221 arrived on the scene establishing its own water supply across the street and deploying one 1-3/4 hand line. After further investigation, crews found kitchen items inside the oven while it was turned on. Members took the oven outside and ventilated the house. 32 units remained on the scene for 1 hour before being released. ... See moreSee less
Cascade 3292 ran its first call after being placed in service 12 hours ago.
At 0815hrs, Cascade 3292 was dispatched on a second alarm dwelling fire with station 18(Charotin Hose). Members filled 17 cylinders while on the scene and were released shortly after 0930hrs. ... See moreSee less
Thank you for making our little boys day!
Lincoln jumped into his gear as soon as he saw the fire trucks roll by. He said "I'm going to help". How amazingly awesome are some of South Whitehall's finest?! Thank you for letting our future firefighter get a taste of the real deal. #lincolnwantstobeafireman #volunteerfirefighter #firemenandwomen #firetrucks #southwhitehallfiredepartment #woodlawnfirecompany #teachyourkidsaboutfiresafetyandthosethatprotectusall