One Hundred and Twenty Three Years of Dedicated Service
Welcome to the official website of the Wood-Ridge Fire Department and Emergency Squad. We are an all-volunteer organization providing fire suppression and emergency medical services to the Borough of Wood-Ridge, New Jersey.
I can think of no more stirring symbol of man's humanity to man than a fire engine -
2020 US Firefighter Line of Duty Deaths - 82
Please click on "The Fallen" section above
for more information on these heroes.
RECENTLY, A 2021 BOROUGH RECYCLING CALENDAR WAS DELIVERED TO EVERY RESIDENCE IN THE BOROUGH. IF YOU DID NOT RECEIVE A CALENDAR OR NEED AN EXTRA ONE PLEASE GIVE US A CALL AT 201-939-2387 OR USE THE "CONTACT US" BUTTON AT THE TOP OF THE PAGE AND LEAVE YOUR ADDRESS SO WE CAN GET ONE TO YOU. AS ALWAYS, THE WRFD APPRECIATES THE CONTINUED AND GENEROUS SUPPORT OF OUR RESIDENTS AND BUSINESSES. BE WELL, STAY SAFE AND THANK YOU!
THINKING OF BECOMING A WOOD-RIDGE FIREFIGHTER and/or AN EMT?
WATCH THE VIDEOS BELOW
AND WE LOOK FORWARD TO HEARING FROM YOU!
"Join Our Family, Help Us Protect Yours"
The Wood-Ridge Fire Department is looking for members to join our family. Be part of the community and know that you make a difference in peoples lives.
If you are interested in becoming a member please contact the Fire Department at 201-939-2387 or send us an e-mail in the CONTACT US section above. We currently have four types of memberships:
FIRE / EMS FIRE Only EMS Only
Junior Fire Department (16-18 yrs)
Take a look around and please sign our guest book.
Last update - 11/30/20
Recent calls added
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FROM THE BOROUGH & THE WRPD
PLEASE INSTALL SMOKE AND CARBON MONOXIDE DETECTORS IN YOUR HOME AND TEST THEM MONTHLY... USE THE "CONTACT US" BUTTON ON THE LEFT IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS ON TYPE OR AREA OF PLACEMENT. ALSO, SMOKE DETECTORS NEED TO BE REPLACED EVERY TEN YEARS AND CARBON MONOXIDE DETECTORS NEED TO BE REPLACED EVERY FIVE YEARS...
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Information on mesothelioma and firefighter exposure to asbestos.
National firefighting information website