Junior Firefighters and Explorers from the Center Moriches Fire Department spent the day yesterday with firefighters from the Brookhaven National Lab. They were treated to a tour of the firehouse where they were shown the various fire apparatus and equipment used every day by BNL firefighters.
Center Moriches Jr's also learned the proper use of fire extinguishers as they participated in a simulated ... (Full Story & Photos)
This morning firefighters from the Center Moriches FD took part in an auto extrication drill at their training facility on Moriches Middle Island Road.
Firefighters practiced their skills in scene safety, scene size-up, as well as vehicle stabilization. Using the “Jaws of Life” and hydraulic cutters Firefighters systematically dismantled the vehicles.
Center Moriches Firefighters joined firefighters and other emergency service providers from across the Northeast for the New York State Association of Fire Chiefs Annual Conference & FIRE Expo held at the Turning Stone Resort in Verona, New York.
Firefighters from Center Moriches took part in live fire training and were challenged by some of the country’s best fire instructors who reviewed techniques ... (Full Story & Photos)
National Emergency Services Week brings together our local community and our medical professions to publicize safety and honor the dedication of those who provide the day-to-day lifesaving services of medicine’s 'front line.'
This year’s theme is 'EMS STRONG,' putting EMS squarely where it belongs, as an indispensable part of the healthcare system.