Orange Volunteer Fire Company
Header

Join

Facebook


Upcoming Events

There are currently no events
View All Events

2017 Incidents
Jan 51
Feb 63
Mar 74
Apr 85
May 43
Jun 57
July 69
Aug 61
Sept 65
Oct 64
Nov 66
Dec
Total 698

2016 Incidents
Jan 55
Feb 43
Mar 68
Apr 82
May 70
Jun 61
Jul 73
Aug 59
Sep 40
Oct 57
Nov 60
Dec 62
Total 730

Web Counters
Website Visitors
Since
February 1, 2017
87,415
Visitors Today
Dec 15, 2017
103

Welcome to the Official Website for the Orange Volunteer Fire Company

Divider
OVFC responds to Working Fire Sunday Morning

Firefighter Jason Morris, December 08

On Sunday morning, OVFC firefighters were alerted for a residential fire with entrapment. First arriving, Chief 23, found a single story home with two confirmed victims inside a well involved home and an additional two patients outside the home suffering from burns and smoke inhalation. Crews from Medic 23 and Engine 23 made an aggressive attack to hold back the fire and complete searches of where ... (Full Story & Photos)

Divider
Citizens Fire Academy - Nights 5 and 6

Firefighter Jason Morris, November 22

In the final night of the Citizens Fire Academy, citizens took part in Forcible Entry, Vehicle Extrication, and Vehicle Fires. During the forcible entry portion, the citizens were taught of the many different techniques that could be used in order to gain entry into a structure. They were taught of the various tools that could be utilized to force entry and also got some hands on with forcing a door. ... (Full Story & Photos)

Divider
Citizens Fire Academy - Nights 3 & 4

Firefighter Jason Morris, November 09

Two weeks ago the citizens who have attended the Citizens Fire Academy have taken part in many different activities. Citizens were introduced to a firefighters full turnout gear and were given the opportunity to utilize a Self-Contained Breathing Apparatus (SCBA). The citizens were also taught the proper use of a fire extinguisher and how to approach a small fire with an extinguisher.

The next week ... (Full Story & Photos)

Divider
OVFC responds to Working Structure Fire early Thursday Morning

Firefighter Jason Morris, October 21

Units were dispatched to the 2101 box early Thursday morning for a structure fire. First arriving units reported a working fire with heavy smoke showing from the roof. Crew from Engine 23 made initial entry to the Charlie Side of the structure for fire attack. Crews operated on the scene for approximately 2 hours.... (Full Story & Photos)

Divider
OVFC Citizens Academy - Night 2

Firefighter Jason Morris, October 20

On Thursday Night the citizens came back for the second night of the OVFC Citizens Fire Academy. Jamie Colvin of County of Orange Fire & EMS lead the instruction of citizens CPR. Over the course of the night, citizens were able to got an understanding of the basic steps of CPR. CPR is a simple skill that can be performed by anyone and can potentially save someones life. When a person has a cardiac ... (Full Story & Photos)

Divider

Your feedback is important to us!  Feel free to sign the guestbook.


Website Designed and Hosted By: Content Proudly Maintained By: Contact Info:
Firehouse Solutions
www.FirehouseSolutions.com
Orange Volunteer Fire Company
P.O. Box 367
205 Caroline St.
Orange, VA 22960
Emergency Dial 911
Non-Emergency: (540)-672-1414
Station Fax: (540)-672-4304
E-mail: webmaster@orangevfc.com
Copyright © 2017 Firehouse Solutions (A Service of Technology Reflections, Inc.)