With the evolving industries in relation to the economic situations, the need for ongoing training is imperative. In many instances the need for multidisciplinary response is necessary to mitigate hazards of multiple categories. Examples include: fire response, hazardous materials, rescue, technical rescue, and utility control. The modern day incidents have vastly changed from previous times, challenging local emergency responders with many obstacles. Geographically, the area lacks a facility to conduct safe, efficient training. The proposed facility will be one of a kind within nearly a 25 mile radius. This will provide local access for many organizations, reducing costs and reducing risks. In addition, many remote training sites utilize facility equipment, and the inability for departments to remove equipment from their own municipalities, is not ideal; This results in members training on or with unfamiliar equipment. With a more local facility, … Continue reading
Welcome to the newly updated BadenFireRescue.com This new website was designed with the end-user in mind, our customers. We’ve packed our pages full of information, making it easier for our department to reach out to the community. Our front page has been redesigned specifically to place important information at your fingertips. You will see updates on recent events, upcoming fundraisers, and more! Our goal is to encourage more community participation. We will continually update and post new information on our members, equipment, training, fundraisers, and community events. You will also begin to see new features such as the “Firehouse Blog”, which will feature posts from some of our firefighters. We also will utilize a newsletter, the “All Call”, allowing interested parties to keep up to date on all of our latest happenings. Also, valuable resources will be posted in the … Continue reading
Congratulations to the 2013 Baden VFD officers! Line Officers Chief: David Trzcianka Assistant Chief: Patrick McFarland Truck Co./Rescue Co. Captain: Matthew Loftus Engine Co. Captain: William Sadowy Truck Co./Rescue Co. Lieutenant: Randy Dobich Engine Co. Lieutenant: Robert Szymoniak, Jr. Social Officers President: James Niehenke Vice President: Michael Hudak Secretary: Michael Hrusko Treasurer: Rachel Peoples Board of Directors Frank McCartney Kevin Blanarik Tina Jones Christopher Quigg We would also like to welcome our newest members, Andrew Bittner and Heinz Pangels II.