Thunderstorm 5.16.18

  On the evening of May 16, 2018, a strong line of thunderstorms passed through the area. Over the duration of 3 hours, Trumbull Center responded to 9 alarms, listed as follows: 1705 hours – Wires down 1739 hours – Fluid spill 1745 hours – Activated fire alarm 1754 hours – Wires down 1800 hours – Wires down 1849 hours […]

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ATV Task Force to Brookfield

  Tuesday, May 15, 2018 at 2018 hours, LH/TC were dispatched as part of the 712 Task force to respond to the town of Brookfield. S-109, the gator (ATV) and a crew of 4 firefighters along with TC-3 responded. Prior to departing Trumbull, units stocked up with chainsaws, gas, spare chains, scene lights and drinking water and hit the road. The task […]

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Weekly Drill

For the week of April 15th, members practiced ventilation techniques. Members enhanced skills on the proper operation of gas powered saws. Members then applied those skills on two (2) roof props. One prop simulated operating on a flat roof, while the other prop simulated working on a pitched roof. All members were able to get some “roof time” at drill and by the end of […]

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TVFC Honors Long Hill Past Chief Bogen

On Saturday, April 7, 2018, members of the Trumbull Volunteer Fire Company traveled to The Waterview, in Monroe, to honor Long Hill Fire Department’s Past Chief, Doug Bogen.  Members, lead by President Shawn Roof, presented Past Chief Bogen with a plaque honoring him for his dedication and service to all three Trumbull fire departments and to the Town of Trumbull. Thank […]

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Spring Storm

With the coming snow storm, please use caution if you have to go out during the snow. If you don’t have to go out, please stay home and allow the DPW to clear the roads. Remember to TURN ON your headlights if you are out during the storm. This is not only a law but it also make it easier […]

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Winter Storm Elsa

As of 2330 hours on March 7th, 2018, The TVFC has answered all pending calls for service in our district. Both of our stations remain staffed with personnel ready to answer any further emergency calls. Downed wires and other hazardous areas are being secured and taped off using yellow or red tape. Please do not make any attempt to access […]

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Busy Drill Night

On Wednesday, February 28, 2018, members took time at drill to conduct their annual CPR refresher skills.  Members practiced performing CPR, the Heimlich maneuver, and proper usage of an AED.  Members also received their annual Bloodborne pathogens training. Once completed, members then conducted their quarterly SCBA skill sign offs and finished with weekly truck checks.    

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Smoke in the Residence – 2/22/18

February 22, 2018: At 2038 hours, Long Hill and Trumbull Center responded to Floral Lane for smoke in the residence. TC-1 was first on scene and began to investigate. Upon investigation, Car 1 reported a possible furnace malfunction. Tower 104 arrived and assisted Car 1 with the investigation and metered the residence for toxic gases. Units found approximately 30 PPM […]

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Live Fire Training

On Tuesday, February 21, 2018 Trumbull Center joined the Long Hill Fire Department (LHFD) and ventured to Fairfield Fire School for live fire training. LHFD Assistant Chief, San Fan Andre lead crews through multiple stages including fire suppression, a search team, and RIT (Rapid Intervention Team) on a 3 story structure.   Special thanks to LHFD for allowing us to […]

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Company Celebrates 93 Years

On February 17, 2018 Members traveled to the Courtyard Marriott to celebrate 93 years of service to the Town of Trumbull.  Several awards were given out, a delicious meal was had, and many stories were told.   Special thanks to Long Hill Fire Department and the Nichols Fire Department for providing coverage to the Trumbull Center district for the evening. […]

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