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Jan 10 186 196
Total 10 186 196

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2020 429 4,325 4,754
2019 406 4,216 4,622
2018 394 3,832 4,226


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No Caption Two Vehicle Accident Blocks Morning Traffic in Upper Providence

RFD Watchdesk, January 11

Royersford Fire Department along with Upper Providence Township Department of Fire & Emergency Services were alerted to a two vehicle accident this morning in Upper Providence Township. The collision occurred at Lewis & Yeager Roads bringing traffic to a standstill while Fire & EMS crew operated onscene. EMS evaluated those involved while fire personnel mitigated hazards and provided traffic control ... (Full Story & Photos)

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A Look Back at 2020

RFD Watchdesk, January 10

The year 2020 is certainly one we as a Department, community, and world won't soon forget. 2020 also held some great moments for our team and thanks for Firefighter/Videographer Adam Alberico of Alberico Productions we take a look back at the past year.

A special thank you to the Spring-Ford Area Historical Society for providing some great photos of our past!... (Full Story)


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No Caption RFD Personnel Respond to Wreck on Eastbound Route 422

RFD Watchdesk, January 03

On January 3, 2021 at 9:35am the Royersford Fire Department was alerted to a Vehicle Accident on Route 422 Eastbound near the Route 29 (Collegeville Interchange) off ramp. RFD members responded with Rescue 98 and Utility 98 arriving to find a single vehicle accident with no injuries. Crews secured the vehicle and provided traffic control with the emergency response was held to the RFD units on location. ... (Full Story & Photos)

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RFD Transitions to 2021 Officer LIneup

RFD Watchdesk, January 01

As we collectively close the book on 2020 and begin the trek into the new year, Royersford Fire Department is proud to announce the Fire & EMS Leadership for 2021.

Fire Chief - Gary Wezel
Deputy Fire Chief - Dave Panetta
Assistant Fire Chief - Chas Chell
Battalion Chief - Elliot Guffey
Director of EMS/Chief of EMS Operations - George Gilliano
Deputy Chief of EMS Operations - Bree Godin
Assistant ... (Full Story & Photos)

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No Caption EMS Division Staff Receive COVID Vaccine

RFD Watchdesk, December 29

Over the last handful of days several our EMS Division staff have been some of the first pre-hospital providers to receive the COVID-19 vaccine in the region. EMTs, Advanced EMTs, Paramedics, and healthcare workers in multiple other roles have truly been on the front lines battling COVID-19 on a daily basis when interacting with patients. While Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), relentless disinfecting, ... (Full Story & Photos)

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RFD Gets In Some Additional Training Before The Year's End

RFD Watchdesk, December 22

Last night crews practiced utilizing the K-65 Cut-Off Saws, learning and sharpening skills on blade replacement, and operational techniques to maximize efforts. Members also took time to familiarize with the components and practice using the oxygen acetylene torch kit. Continual practice is necessary to make sure our team is proficient in our operations when these skills are needed at an incident.... (Full Story & Photos)

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No Caption Engine 98 Heads Into Limerick to Assist on Chimney Fire

RFD Watchdesk, December 19

After spending the morning early afternoon escorting Santa around Royersford, RFD crews got back to business being dispatched shortly before 4pm to Muirfield Drive assisting the Limerick Fire Department in the township. Crews from Limerick and Royersford arrived to find a chimney malfunction with personnel working together to mitigate the hazards and make quick work of the incident.

This incident ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Santa Tours the Town on RFD Sleighs

RFD Watchdesk, December 19

As many of you know and shared your amazing photos with us, Santa took some time from his busy holiday schedule to make an appearance in Royersford Borough and Upper Providence Township. With a little help from the RFD crews making some noise alerting everyone to his arrival the big guy in red shared smiles and waves with so many from our community. This is an event we circle on the calendar and look ... (Full Story & Photos)

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