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NIH Fire Department Local F-271

PO Box 341832
Bethesda, MD 20827




AT751 runs crash in 23s area
Friday, September 29, 2017 
AT751 was clearing another call then sent on the auto accident at Old Georgetown/Executive (723s area) AT751 arrived first on scene with 2 vehicles involved.

Rollover on Cedar Ln
Wednesday, August 23, 2017 
E751 A751 and C751B (Blair) responded to a vehicle accident with rollover on Cedar Lane outside the NIH.

Transformer Vault Fire on Campus
Monday, August 7, 2017 
E751 AT7751 A751 C751 and C751B Responded to Building 9 on the NIH Campus for smoke coming from the building. Crews AOS to find the Vault Room doors had been blown open. Inside the Transformer was on fire filling the room with heavy smoke. Eventually power was secured and crews could extinguish the fire.

Members Attend Fire Rescue International Conference
Monday, July 24, 2017 
Members Attended the Fire Rescue International Conference for the week in Charlotte NC. The guys were busy attending classes and sitting in on interviews to be better prepared for the accreditation commission coming up in the future.

Tower 751 runs as RID Truck on house fire
Saturday, July 15, 2017 
Tower 751 responded to 10309 Logan Drive as the RID truck for the house fire.

Heavy Equipment Rollover on campus
Wednesday, July 12, 2017 
NIH FD was alerted for the Front End loader that over turned while working on campus. Crews arrived on scene to find the operator had self extricated and was not injured.

AT751 and E720 Ladder Pipe Training
Sunday, July 9, 2017 
Crews from the NIH FD along with MoCo E720 took advantage of a nice Sunday for some training on Ladder Pipe Operations and Engine Supply Ops.

Hazmat 751 runs spill on I495
Monday, July 3, 2017 
Hazmat 751 responded to the Inner Loop of I495 for the overturned tractor trailer with a large fluid spill. Crews arrived on scene and assisted PE707 with placing addition absorbent down once the leak was stopped.

Apparatus Show and Tell at the Davis Library
Saturday, May 20, 2017 
NIH FD brought out AT751 to the Davis Library for a community show and tell event.

NIH Daycare Visits The Fire House
Thursday, May 18, 2017 
Children from the NIH Campus Daycare stopped by the fire house today to learn about fire safety and what to do during emergencies. This is one of many groups that will visit us throughout the year.

Tower Runs As 2nd Due Ladder On House Fire
Sunday, April 30, 2017 
Tower 751 runs as 2nd due ladder to 7105 Arran Place in Co10s area for the working house fire. Tower took position on side alpha. C010 units had a basement fire. AT751s Crew reported to division one and performed a search also checking for extension. Fire was placed under control and units released by command.

AC D'Ambrosio Retires
Wednesday, April 26, 2017 
Asst. Chief Joe D'Ambrosio retires after 27 years of government service. NIH Local F-271 would like to wish him many years of happy retirement!!

Car Fire on Beltway
Sunday, April 2, 2017 
Tower 751 responded to the OL495 between Old Georgetown Rd and Bradley Blvd for the car on fire. Tower worked as a blocking unit to protect the attack crew from moving traffic.

Tower Runs House Fire
Saturday, April 1, 2017 
Tower 751 responded to 8910 Bradley Blvd as the 2nd due ladder for the house fire. Crews operated on division two checking for extension and performing overhaul.

HazMat at Navy Med
Monday, March 27, 2017 
HazMat 751 was requested to the Navy Med campus to assist on the Hazmat spill. HM751 crew worked as the recon group. Crew found a small spill of Albumin Human 5%. Crews worked to clean up the spill and return the area over to staff.

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