Knox Box Application

Knox Box Application

Dear Building and Business Owners, Your Peters Township Fire Department participates in the “Knox Rapid Entry System” for access to your business in the event of an emergency.  For your convenience we are providing the following information to guide you through the process of ordering your new KNOX-BOX. Please access the Knox Box website with

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Prepared for Pediatrics

Prepared for Pediatrics

Peters Township Fire Department is licensed by the State of Pennsylvania to operate 3 Advanced Life Support Vehicles. The vehicles respond to life threatening priority medical calls, as well as, medical calls where a mutual aid ambulance is responding from out of town. In order to prepare the department and crews to handle calls involving

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Learn CPR

Learn CPR

Sudden cardiac arrest is one of the leading causes of death in the U.S. Over 350,000 people will suffer from sudden cardiac arrest this year . It can happen to anyone, anytime, anywhere and at any age. Peters Township and the Peters Township Fire Department placed 14 new AEDs in service in 2016. These AEDs

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Washington County Animal Response Team (WaCART)

Washington County Animal Response Team (WaCART)

When disaster strikes you need to be ready. Emergencies come in many forms such as natural disasters (fire, flood, and tornado) or man-made disasters (gas well explosion, chemical accidents, or terrorist attacks). Animals can be in put in peril due to these situations and require immediate response and need temporary sheltering. Authorities may issue an

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Fire Prevention

Fire Prevention

Sparky the fire dog has become a staple in the community come fall of every year. In 2017 a new Sparky costume was implemented to supplement the existing remote controlled version purchased in 2009. In 2017 the department conducted a record 226 fire prevention activities/programs. While these activities happen throughout the entire year, there is

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Car Seat and Car Fit Program

Car Seat and Car Fit Program

The department is a proud partner with the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) and the Traffic Injury Prevention Program (TIPP) as a certified car seat fitting station. Certified Child Passenger Safety Technicians “car seat techs” of the department regularly check child car seats for damage, correct fit, and correct installation in vehicles. This was

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Accident brings tears, fire safety brings cheers

Accident brings tears, fire safety brings cheers

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Have your furnace checked every year by a professional?

Have your furnace checked every year by a professional?

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Think safety today – be alive tomorrow! Never trust fire.

Think safety today – be alive tomorrow! Never trust fire.

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