June 26, 2009- At 10:26 the Rainbow Hose was dispatched for Rescue 727 to assist District 34 (Summit Station and Friedensburg) on an industrial accident at 959 South Route 183. As the rescue was going responding, they were cancelled off by District 34 Incident Command as it was a garden tractor accident and the rescue was not needed. Time out was 5 minutes.
June 26, 2009- Rescue goes to Wayne Twp
Welcome to the Schuylkill Haven Fire Department
Schuylkill Haven is located in the southern tier of Schuylkill County. As a department Schuylkill Haven Fire covers an area of roughly twenty-five square miles and a population of around 6,200 residents. The Schuylkill Haven Fire Department is composed of three companies; Rainbow Hose Station 1, Schuylkill Hose Station 2, Liberty Fire Station 4. SHFD currently has three borough chiefs, each representing their respective companies; Borough Chief-Glenn Sattizahn, First Assistant-Mike Donatti, Second Assistant-Andy Motko. At this time as a department we run 4 Engines, 1 Ladder, 1 Light Rescue, 1 Utility Squad, 1 Tanker, 2 Squads, and 3 Inflatable Water Rescue Boats and 1 Aluminum Flat-bottom boat with side scan sonar.