Recent Calls
Sun. May 15th 2016
Carbon monoxide incident

At 22:09 hours, the WRFD was dispatched to 197 10th Street for an activated carbon monoxide detector.  Firefighters recr...

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Thu. May 12th 2016
Carlstadt third alarm

At 08:02 hours, Carlstadt Fire Command requested a ladder truck to respond to 700 Commercial Ave. for the working fire i...

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Wed. May 11th 2016
Natural gas line struck

At 09:37 hours, the WRFD was dispatched to the area of Building 15, Wesmont Dr. for a ruptured gas main.  FD units ...

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News Headlines
Mon. May 2nd 2016
Ex-Chief Paul Clemente retires

Ex-Chief Paul Clemente has retired from the WRFD after 42+ years of service, effective May 2, 2016.  Chief Clemente ...

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Mon. Apr 4th 2016
New member

At the April meeting, Chief Phillips appointed Richard Ippolito as probationary firefighter and assigned him badge ...

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Sat. Jan 9th 2016
2016 WRFD Chief's Installation Dinner

The Wood-Ridge Fire Department held it's annual Chief's Installation Dinner at the Fiesta on January 9, 2016.  F...

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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 - 25

 

Please click on "The Fallen" heading to the left 

for more information on these heroes.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

WE HAVE REACHED ONE MILLION HITS ON OUR SITE

THANK YOU FOR YOUR SUPPORT!

 

 

 

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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 - 5/23/16 

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Feb3554
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Apr1958
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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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