Mon. Jun 15th 2015
Fairview is hosting a high line ropes class. The class constructed two wooden A frames and tensioned them off the back of tanker 34. The class is intended to teach crews how to place a high line across a ravine to rescue injured patients in rough terrain.
Sat. Apr 11th 2015
Fairview Fire & Rescue is hosting a advanced ropes class. This Saturday we practiced high angle rappelling at the training tower. The instruction provided by Chris Rufert and David Gersdorff. Alot of great training and practice was had.
Sat. Mar 21st 2015
Fairview Fire & Rescue was able to acquire a structure to burn for training. The opportunity to burn a structure in an controlled environment is rare. It is a great real life training to prepare for an actually incident. Unionville FD and New Salem also participated.
Sat. Jan 24th 2015
Fairview was fortunately to acquire a extremely well built residential structure to conduct live fire training in. The house was built in 1940 back when a house was built to stay around awhile.Tongue and grove ceilings and hardwood floors. The structure had a full basement as well. The Mint Hill FD....
Sat. Jan 10th 2015
Fairview FD was fortunate to obtain two structures to burn for live fire training. Hose stream operations and water flow training despite the freezing temperatures.
Wed. Jun 10th 2015
Fairview Fire & Rescue was dispatched to a structure fire on Biggers Cemetery Rd. Asst. Chief, Jones arrived on the scene and advised of an approximately 20'x 30' outbuilding involved and assumed command. Chief McBryde arrived and assisted with command. E-31, E-32 arrived on scene and th...
Mon. Jun 8th 2015
Sta. 3 was dispatched to a MVC on Hwy 218 E @ Price Tucker Rd. Chief McBryde arrived on the scene and advised of a two vehicle event with two patients and assumed command. E-31 & R-3 arrived and provided support. Union EMS arrived and no transport needed. NC SHP arrived and fire department units...
Wed. May 20th 2015
Fairview was dispatched to assist the Unionville FD with a fire involving a single story residential structure. Units arrived on the scene to find flames through the roof. Units on the scene: Unionville apparatus, Monroe City Fire E-5, R-1, L-1, Battalion 1, Fairview E-31, Union Co. FMO, Union...
Tue. Apr 28th 2015
Station 3 first responders were dispatched to a traumatic injury. Personnel arrived on the scene and requested Med Center Air for air transport. E-31 provided protection for the landing zone.
Tue. Apr 21st 2015
Station 3 was dispatched to vehicle over turned on Rock Hill Ch.Rd. R-3 and Captain Holloway arrived on the scene and assumed command. E-31 arrived and provided scene support. One was taken to the hospital via Union EMS.