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Weymouth Fire Department

Posted: Tuesday, August 19, 2008 - 04:43:51 PM
Updated: Tuesday, August 19, 2008 - 04:43:51 PM

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Phone: (781) 337-5151
Fax: (781) 340-5024
Website: http://www.weymouth.ma.us/fire/index.asp


Weymouth Fire Department proudly protects 55000 people living in an area of 17.0 square miles. We operate out of 3 stations that protect a primarily residential area. Our department is a public department whose members are on a paid status.

Braintree Fire Department is comprised of 89 paid full time Firefighters. we run 4 shifts with 21 FF per shift on a rotating basis of 1 day tour 1 night tour 1 off 1 day tour 1 night tour and three off. our three stations house four engine companies and two truck companies. we also house the MBTA heavy train rescue in our station 2 which responds to 72 comunities which the MBTA services in the event of an accident. all engine companies run with defibrillators and hurst extrication tools. Two of the four engine companies have thermal imaging helmets and the command vehicle has a hand held scott thermal imager. we also protect two beach areas, for this we have two small rescue boats.


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