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The Hampstead Volunteer Fire Engine & Hose Company No. 1 is dedicated to protecting and preserving the lives, property, and environment of the citizens and visitors of the communities to which we serve. We will achieve this by providing the highest levels of fire suppression, rescue services, and emergency medical care through continual training, public education, and emergency response.
The Hampstead Volunteer Fire Company wants to remind everyone of some Halloween safety tips and statistics provided by the USFA.
The United States Fire Administration latest data shows that there are 10,300 fires during the there-day period around Halloween. These fires cause about 25 deaths, 125 injuries and $83 million in property loss.
The Hampstead Volunteer Fire Company reminds Hampstead Residents:
Hear the Beep Where You Sleep. Every Bedroom Needs a Working Smoke Alarm!
Location matters when it comes to your smoke alarm. That’s the message behind this year’s Fire Prevention Week campaign, “Hear the Beep Where You Sleep. Every Bedroom Needs a Working Smoke Alarm!” Along with firefighters and safety advocates nationwide, Hampstead ... (Full Story & Photos)
Around 4 PM, station 2 was alerted for a vehicle collision with rescue involving two vehicles with one of them overturned on Dave Rill Road. Units arrived on the scene to find that one vehicle was rolled over on its passenger side with the driver inside in his seatbelt. Crews stabilized the vehicle with the winch on Truck 2 and the struts from Rescue Squad 4. Relief cuts at the lower portion of ... (Full Story & Photos)
On September 9th, station 4 (Manchester) was alerted for a Vehicle Collision with rescue. Manchester's units arrived on scene to find one patient heavily entrapped. Hampstead was then alerted to help with rescue operations. At that time, aviation was also requested to fly out the patient. Engine 23 quickly responded and assisted with an extended patient extrication due to the patient being severely ... (Full Story & Photos)
Truck 2 was alerted to assist a citizen with a cat stuck in the frame of a vehicle. Truck 2 responded and arrived to find a cat stuck on the inside of the dash board. The dash assembly was removed and the cat was safely freed. ... (Full Story & Photos)
Manchester units responded to a a rubbish fire which spread to the hillside. Station 2 units were alerted to assist with the spreading brush fire. Brush 25 and Engine Tanker 24 responded and assisted with the extinguishment and overhaul of the fire.... (Full Story & Photos)
Below are the winners of the annual Fireman's Parade that was held on Saturday. The officers and members of the Hampstead Volunteer Fire Company thank all who participated in our parade. We greatly appreciate your time and effort in helping to make the parade a success!
Fire Department Making the Best Appearance ............................ Manchester Volunteer Fire Co. Fire Department Making the ... (Full Story & Photos)
The Hampstead Volunteer Fire Company has been awarded the 2015 Public Fire and Life Safety Education Grant by the Maryland State Firemen's Association and the Office of the State Fire Marshal.
In order to support the fire and life safety educational efforts of local fire companies, the MSFA, in partnership with the Office of the State Fire Marshal, offers the Public Fire and Life Safety Education ... (Full Story & Photos)
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