Recent Calls
Sat. Dec 31st 2016
East Rutherford cover assignment

At 18:01 hours, East Rutherford Fire Command requested an engine to cover Station 13, the Herman St. firehouse, while they fo...

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Mon. Dec 12th 2016
House fire

At 17:07 hours, while operating at separate call on Jocelyn Ave., the WRFD was dispatched to 221 14t St. for the reported hou...

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Thu. Dec 1st 2016
Car fire

At 23:42 hours, the WRFD was dispatched to the corner of Highland Ave. and Johnson Dr. for the reported car fire as the resul...

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News Headlines
Fri. Jan 13th 2017
Engine 901

The new Engine 901, a 2000 gpm pumper with a 750 gallon water tank, is being built by KME in Pennsylvania.  A March / Ap...

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Mon. Jan 2nd 2017
2016 Run totals

For the year 2016, the WRFD responded to 303 FIRE runs and 720 EMS runs for a total of 1023..  This total represent...

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Wed. Dec 28th 2016
Retired Ex-Chief Robert Pierce answers his final alarm

It is with deep regret the Wood-Ridge Fire Department announces the passing of Retired Ex-Chief Robert Pierce.  Chief Pi...

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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

 

 

 

 

2016 US Firefighter Line of Duty Deaths - 90

2017 US Firefighter Line of Duty Deaths - 3

 

Please click on "The Fallen" heading to the left 

for more information on these heroes.

 

 

 

EX-CHIEF ROBERT PIERCE

REST IN PEACE CHIEF

 

 

 

THE WRFD RECENTLY DELIVERED THE 2017 WOOD-RIDGE

RECYCLING CALENDAR TO EVERY RESIDENCE IN THE BOROUGH.

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

PLEASE CALL 201-939-2387 AND LEAVE YOUR NAME & ADDRESS

SO WE CAN GET ONE TO YOU.

 

AS ALWAYS, THE OFFICERS AND MEMBERS OF THE

WOOD-RIDGE FIRE DEPARTMENT THANKS ALL OF OUR RESIDENTS

AND BUSINESSES FOR THEIR GENEROUS AND CONTINUED

SUPPORT.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

THE BOROUGH OF WOOD-RIDGE IS NOW USING

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FOR ALERTS, ADVISORIES AND COMMUNITY MESSAGES 

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WRFD IN ACTION

 

 
VIDEO PRODUCED BY EXEMPT ASSOCIATION MEMBER ERIK VELEZ 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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SMOKE & CO DETECTORS SAVE LIVES!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
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"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 three types of memberships:

 

FIRE / EMS             EMS Only    

Junior Fire Department (16-18 yrs) 

 

 

Take a look around and please sign our guest book. 

Thank you.

 

Last update - 1/13/17 

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Wood-Ridge Fire Department
85 Humboldt Street
Wood-Ridge, NJ 07075
Non-Emergency: 201-939-0476
Emergency: 911
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