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Tue. Aug 16th 2016
Little Ferry fatal house fire

At 23:29 hours, Little Ferry Fire Command requested an engine to respond to 119 Washington Ave., Little Ferry for a hous...

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Fri. Aug 12th 2016
Carlstadt MVC

At 19:48 hours, Carlstadt Fire Command requested a rescue truck and ambulance respond to 317 Washington Ave., Carlstadt for a...

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Fri. Aug 12th 2016
Carlstadt transformer fire

At 14:26 hours, Carlstadt Fire Command requested a ladder truck to respond to 50 Broad St., Carlstadt where a large pad-...

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News Headlines
Mon. Aug 1st 2016
New member

At the August meeting, Chief Phillips appointed Justin Jones to a one year probationary firefighter period and assigned him b...

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Mon. Aug 1st 2016
FF Matt Wood retires

Firefighter Matt Wood has retired from the Wood-Ridge Fire Department, effective August 1, 2016, after 20+ years of service. ...

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Tue. Jul 5th 2016
Ex-Chief Tony Gentile retires

Two time Ex-Chief Tony Gentile has retired from the WRFD after 35 years of service effective July 5, 2016.  Ch...

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One Hundred and Nineteen Years of Dedicated Service

1897-2016

 

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 - 54

 

Please click on "The Fallen" heading to the left 

for more information on these heroes.

 

 

 

THE TROPICS ARE HEATING UP....

ARE YOU PREPARED?

 

 

 

 

 

 

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 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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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"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 - 8/22/16 

Recent calls added

 

 

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2016 Call Volume
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Jan2962
Feb3554
Mar1649
Apr1958
May2561
Jun1736
Jul2161
Aug3442
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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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