Laurel Place Fire 2019!

Tonight, Fanwood Rescue was dispatched into Fanwood for the report of a structure fire. Both of our rigs responded to the scene. Fanwood Fire Department and Scotch Plains Fire Department were also on scene fighting the fire. Scotch Plains Rescue Squad was also on scene as additional hands. Luckily there were no patients, human or animal!! And Fanwood Rescue just provided…

Garwood Rocks 2019!

Fanwood Rescue was on standby today June 2, 2019 with our friends Garwood First Aid Squad for Garwood Rocks 2019!! It was a beautiful day and so much fun! Thank you to Garwood FAS for inviting us and Mountainside FAS!

Overlook EMS Excellence Award 2019!

The Fanwood Rescue Squad is proud to name Eric Breidenstein as the recipient of this year’s EMS excellence award at the Overlook Medical Center EMS Dinner on May 23rd held at the Galloping Hill Golf Course, Kenilworth, NJ. “The officers and members of the Fanwood Rescue Squad take great delight in recognizing Eric Bridenstein for…

Fanwood Rescue’s EMS Week Free CPR Classes for the Community!

In honor of EMS week, Fanwood Rescue Squad’s free classes are being offered to residents of Fanwood and Scotch Plains during the week of May 18-25! These free classes are designed for the public and will include CPR/AED skills, choking management for adults, children and infants! This is a noncertification introduction to CPR! These courses…

Fanwood Easter Egg Hunt 2019!

Fanwood Rescue was on standby yesterday, April 13th, 2019 at the Fanwood Annual Easter Egg Hunt! It was a beautiful day for the event! Thanks to our standby crews President Ed Winsor, Nick Tripodi, Sergeant Shreya Kachroo, 2nd Lieutenant Adam Miksis and Lisa Walker!! 🐰🥚🚑🚨

Helping our neighboring agencies at a fire!

On March 18, 2019, following our monthly drill, Fanwood Rescue was dispatched into Scotch Plains for the report of a structure fire. Scotch Plains Fire Department and Fanwood Fire Department were also on scene knocking down and fighting the fire. Fanwood Rescue assisted Scotch Plains EMS with evaluating the patients from the house as well…

Chelsea Go Red 2019!

On Wednesday, February 13, Fanwood Rescue was on standby and provided free blood pressure screenings at the Go Red event at the Chelsea in Fanwood. Thanks to our standby crews Lisa Walker, Nick Tripodi, Joan Lozowski, Captain Patricia Buckridee, Brian Felber and Chaplain Zoe Buckridee.

Go Red 2019!

The Fanwood Rescue was on standby and provided free blood pressure screenings at the Go Red for Women’s Heart Health Fair at the JCC in Scotch Plains. FRS squad member Melissa Padulsky and her company, Little Hearts Big World CPR Instruction, was a co-sponsor of the event hosted with the American Heart Association. This event…

Installation/Awards Dinner 2019!

On January 19 we had our annual rescue squad and fire department dinner at Ferraro’s Restaurant in Westfield, NJ. The following members were award recipients for their service!! 5 Year Service Pin Michael Hopkins 10 Year Service Award Ian Lewis 15 Year Service Silver Bowl Edward Winsor (from 2013) 20 Year Service Award Thomas Kranz…