Recent Calls
Mon. Nov 27th 2017
Wallington cover assignment

At 20:09 hours, Wallington Fire Command requested a rescue truck cover the Park Row firehouse while the Wallington Fire Depar...

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Fri. Nov 10th 2017
Carbon monoxide incident

At 12:11 hours, the WRFD was dispatched to 580 Moonachie Ave. for an activated carbon monoxide detector.  Firefighters r...

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Wed. Nov 8th 2017
Carbon monoxide incident

At 08:09 hours, the WRFD was dispatched to 199 Valley Blvd. for an activated carbon monoxide detector.  Firefighters rec...

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News Headlines
Thu. Nov 16th 2017
FF/EMT Donato elected EMS Lieutenant

At the November WRFD Emergency Squad meeting, FF/EMT Michael Donato was elected EMS Lieutenant, filling the vacant position f...

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Mon. Nov 6th 2017
New members

At the November meeting, Chief Schulz appointed Vincent Giordano to a one year probationary firefighter period and assigned h...

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Sat. Aug 12th 2017
E901 Wetdown

On August 12, 2017, the WRFD celebrated the arrival of the new KME Engine 901 with a wetdown.  A good time was had by al...

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One Hundred and Twenty Years of Dedicated Service

1897-2017

 

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 -

Kurt Vonnegut

 

 

 

 

2017 US Firefighter Line of Duty Deaths - 82

 

Please click on "The Fallen" heading to the left 

for more information on these heroes.

 

 

 

 

RECENTLY, THE WRFD DELIVERED A 2018 BOROUGH OF

WOOD-RIDGE RECYCLING CALENDAR TO EVERY RESIDENCE AND

BUSINESS IN THE BOROUGH.  INCLUDED IN THE PACKET WAS OUR

ANNUAL FUNDRAISING APPEAL LETTER.  PLEASE HELP SUPPORT YOUR

LOCAL VOLUNTEER FIREFIGHTERS AND EMTs.

 

IF YOU DID NOT GET A CALENDAR OR NEED AN EXTRA ONE

PLEASE CALL 201-939-2387 or USE THE CONTACT US SECTION ABOVE

AND LEAVE YOUR NAME AND ADDRESS AND WE WILL GET ONE TO YOU.

 

AS ALWAYS, WE THANK OUR RESIDENTS AND BUSINESS OWNERS

FOR THEIR CONTINUED AND GENEROUS SUPPORT.

 

 

 

 

THINKING OF BECOMING A WOOD-RIDGE FIREFIGHTER and/or AN EMT?

WATCH THIS VIDEO 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. 

Thank you.

 

Last update - 11/29/17 

Recent call added

 
 
 
 
 
 
 

THE BOROUGH OF WOOD-RIDGE IS NOW USING

nixle TO KEEP IT'S RESIDENTS INFORMED.

SIGN UP AT nixle.com 

FOR ALERTS, ADVISORIES AND COMMUNITY MESSAGES 

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...

SMOKE & CO DETECTORS SAVE LIVES!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
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@woodridgefirenj

 

 

 

 

 

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Contact Information
Wood-Ridge Fire Department
85 Humboldt Street
Wood-Ridge, NJ 07075
Non-Emergency: 201-939-0476
Emergency: 911
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Information on firefighter exposure to asbestos
A history of the fire service.
Neighboring mutual aid department