Robbinsville Firefighters Train on "Man vs Machine" Rescues

Robbinsville Firefighters trained on “Man vs Machine” rescues using several props to simulate persons caught, stuck or entangled in residential and industrial equipment. Several firefighters from Robbinsville Township attended FDIC (Fire Department Instructor’s Conference) where they attended classes on the subject and brought the training back to Robbinsville so others can learn the techniques.

Robbinsville Fire Dept. Awarded $111K Grant

Robbinsville Fire Dept. Awarded $111K Grant To receive federal funding to update breathing gear Washington, Apr 29 The Robbinsville Township Fire Department was awarded a grant in the amount of $111,585 from the Department of Homeland Security through the Assistance to Firefighters Grant (AFG) Program, announced Congressman Chris Smith (NJ-04) today. The grant will be...
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Robbinsville Firefighters presented with citations

Recently several department firefighters were presented with various citations for incidents that have occurred over the past several years. The awards included Life Saving ribbons, Meritorious Service ribbons and Exceptional Service ribbons.

Robbinsville Fire Departments ISO Rating Improves to 4/4Y

The Robbinsville Township Fire Department recently participated in a Public Protection Classification Survey with the Insurance Services Office (ISO). ISO’s Public Protection Classification Program plays an important role in the underwriting process with insurance companies. In fact, most U.S, insurers – including the largest ones – use PPC information as part of their decision making...
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Old Engine To Serve Hunterdon County Fire Academy

Thursday, February 26, 2015 – The RTFD recently placed in service a new fire engine (Squad 40) which replaced an engine that had been in service for 19 years. The engine removed from service was a 1996 Pierce Quantum engine that was at the end of its useful life with our department. We initially intended...
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RTFD Responds to Garage Fire

Tuesday, February 17, 2015 – Firefighters on Robbinsville Squad 40 stretched a 2 1/2 inch hose line and made quick work of extinguishing this garage fire today in Town Center on Burnet Crescent. Fast response time and rapid deployment of an appropriate high volume attack line prevented the fire from extending to any of the...
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RTFD Completes Ice Water Training

Sunday, February 8, 2015 – The Robbinsville Township Fire Department completed ice water rescue training the first week of Febuary 2015. The training was held on the Town Center Lake by Union Street.