Portfolio Category: Misc

Meet the WVFD Chief

Our Chief, Benjamin Jenkins, has led the department for several years.  His detail to training members of the department, as well as, providing efficient services to the community have led him to become a beloved member of the department.
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Safety

At the WVFD, your safety is our top priority.  We strive to ensure that response times to emergencies are appropriate, and we provide the required technical skills to mitigate unpredictable emergency situations.
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Training

Our members receive routine training at a minimum of twice a month.  Training is continually being incorporated into daily activities, from small drills to department-wide training sessions.  When members join the department they are also provided EMS/firefighting training at no cost to the member through the Maryland Fire and Rescue Institute (MFRI).  All members are required…
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Wellness

At the WVFD we know our members put their lives on the line doing physically daunting tasks.  As a result, we take every member's health seriously.  The department is regularly offering initiatives to improve the wellness and well-being of our EMS and fire members.
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