Tag: fire department

Fire report for the Feb. 9 edition

The Southington Fire Department announced the following 38 incidents from Monday, Jan. 22 to Monday, Jan. 29: Monday, Jan. 22 9:21:08 a.m., 16 Brookside Dr., Service Call, other 5:58:37 p.m., 32 Golden Russet Way, Alarm system sounded Tuesday, Jan. 23…

Fire report for the April 7 edition

The Southington Fire Department announced the following 37 incidents from Monday, March 20 to Monday, March 27: Monday, March 20 12:08:37 a.m., 1567 Flanders rd., EMS call, excluding vehicle 7:03:48 a.m., 264 W. Center St., Vehicle accident 9:53:01 a.m., 88…

Fire report for the March 31 edition

The Southington Fire Department announced the following 51 incidents from Monday, March 13 to Sunday, March 19: Monday, March 13 12:01:48 p.m., 1 Darling St., Flanders West, Smoke detector activation 2:50:34 p.m., 191 Lepage Dr., Public service 3:49:22 p.m., 3…

Commentary:

We talk a lot about time in the fire service. In many ways, to quote an area fire officer, “Firefighters do not fight fire. We fight the clock.” Once it gets started, a fire in a building will double in…

Survey aimed at fire safety

By Ed Harris Editor The Southington Fire Department has recently established a new home fire safety survey program that aims to help keep residents safe. “It’s part of our community risk reduction program,” said firefighter Eric D’Arcy about the voluntary…