Did you see smoke coming from the station last night? Don’t worry, it was only a drill! We used our powerful smoke machine to smoke out the hall, and had our crews perform several search and rescue scenarios. Everyone did an excellent job.
On July 1, 2015 at approximately 4:15PM, The Indian Harbour Beach Volunteer Fire Department was paged out to a vehicle fire on Kristi Dr. We are glad to say that no one was injured. [Show as slideshow] 12► If anyone has any media of this fire, we would like to see it! Please email […]
On March 21 and 22, four Indian Harbour Beach firefighters completed the Emergency Vehicles Operation Course. Firefighters Muldoon, Hozdish, Coleman and Glidden learned about how to safely drive an emergency vehicle while responding to calls, events, or trainings.
On January 10, 2015, the Indian Harbour Beach Volunteer Fire Department held its annual awards night. Awards night is when firefighters get recognized for their outstanding service and dedication to the fire department. Here are the recipients of the awards: Most trainings/drills: Firefighters Jack Hozdish & Matthew Cooch Signal 25 (Fire calls): Firefighters Craig Finkelstein […]
One of our firefighters has made a 10 minute video of pictures and video taken within 2014. As always, we would like to thank everyone that has helped make 2014 a great year! We look forward to seeing you in 2015!
In the year of 2014, we have responded to 116 incidents. 11 of those were fires, 4 rescues, 12 hazardous conditions (gas spills, suspicious odors, etc), 39 service calls (assists, smoke/odor removal, etc), and 50 false alarms. The most common day we received a call was Thursday with 24 incidents followed by Saturday with 23 […]
Santa was caught visiting Bella Coola Dr on Wednesday night. Video credits go to William Klein.
The officers and firefighters of the IHBVFD are pleased to be escorting Santa through the city again this year! Santa will make his first appearance at Gleason park on Friday, December 12th at 7:30 p.m. Santa is looking forward to hearing what everyone wants for the holidays, so be sure to bring your list! […]
Members of the IHBVFD participated in our weekly Thursday night drill. Tonight’s scenario was using the station as a warehouse with HVAC units on fire on the roof, and victims trapped inside. Once the crews reached the victim, the wall “magically” disappeared, and they activated a “Mayday”. RIT made entry, located the lost crew and victim, […]
On August 1, 2014, The Indian Harbour Beach firefighters took Truck 56 to the Indian Harbour Beach Recreation Center at Gleason Park to Water Day for summer camp. The camp staff and children alike were able to work a fire hose and slide across a 25′ slip and slide. A couple of the firefighters could […]