Saturday, December 18th, 2021
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Team 800 was requested at approximately 2000 hrs to assist and support New Kensington City FD with the containment and mitigation of a vehicle accident involving two 55 gallon drums of used oil damage...
Tuesday, January 12th, 2021
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Team 800 responded at 0108 hrs to a cold storage and food distribution warehouse to assist first due companies comprised of equipment from 5 departments for an ammonia alarm going off. First in person...
Friday, October 14th, 2016
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Assisting "Crash 121" for airport response.
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Assisting Station 105 in Rostraver Township
Thursday, November 4th, 2021
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Team 800 members spend hundreds of hours of advanced training every year and have fun doing it!
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Bill was a long time member of Team 800 and was in integral part of our radiological response and served as a radiological officer. Bill was also State Fire Academy Local Level Instructor AHA/ASHI CP...
Tuesday, January 12th, 2021
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Check out the PAHAZMAT VODC conference here: https://pahazmat.com/pahmt-2020-vodc/home-2020conf.html
Tuesday, September 3rd, 2019
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Team 800 dedicated Marine 800 to service September 3, 2019. The Board of Commissioners and retired USCG Security Specialist with the Maritime Security Unit of Pittsburgh christened the landing craft ...
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Saturday, December 11th, 2010
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The 10th annual Team 800 Christmas Banquet was held celebrating the past year, and honoring members of the Team. Anthony Henry was awarded the Member Of The Year Award. Dinner was catered by Elegant Tents and Catering and entertainment provided by Shadetree Entertainment.
Friday, August 27th, 2010
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Chief Bill Wright announced at the monthly team meeting 5 new Hazardous Materials Technicians. These individuals conducted daily 10 hour sessions over the course of several weekends this summer at the Indiana County Fire Academy to successfully meet the requirements for Pro Board NPSQ and PSFA.
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The 2010 SARA Drill was conducted at the Western Westmoreland Municipal Authority Waste Water Treatment Plant in North Huntingdon Township. Agencies involved included PA Region 13, WCDPS, NHT Rescue 8, Stations 1,4,8,12, North Huntingdon Emergency Management.
Friday, December 18th, 2009
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The 9th annual Team 800 Christmas Banquet was held tonight, celebrating the past year, and honoring members of the Team. Justin Schell was awarded the Member Of The Year Award. The Team also honored Ken Bacha and Chief William R.
Thursday, December 17th, 2009
Tonight at the regular meeting of Team 800, the Team held the elections for its elected positions. The results that take effect immediately are as follows: President: William R. Wright, Jr Vice President: Bill Krulac Secretary: Steve Tulenko Treasurer: Sam Sarraf Chief (2 Year Term): William R...
Thursday, October 22nd, 2009
Tickets are now available for the yearly bear hunt ticket that goes off on Christmas Day. See the details for the ticket below. Contact a team member or the "Contact Us" link on this website to get your ticket.
Thursday, October 22nd, 2009
Attention all team members, it was voted at this evenings Team meeting to move the December meeting to Thursday, December 17, 7:00 PM, at station. Members can find a list of the current members nominated for officer positions at the October meeting under the "files" section after logging ...
Wednesday, September 16th, 2009
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Members participated in its regular RIT drill. Two separate evolutions were run drilling Team members in different scenarios.
Thursday, September 3rd, 2009
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Team 800 monthly training for September was on the Chlorine Institutes "A" and "B" kits. These kits are designed to be used on leaking chlorine cylinders. Members in attendance received a certificate from Bucks County Community College.
Saturday, July 25th, 2009
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Members of Team 800 spent the day at the Public Safety Training Center training on the new foam trailer issued to the County by Region 13. A classroom session instructed by Nelson Miller, was followed by practical evolutions using the trailer in its many different applications.
Thursday, May 7th, 2009
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Team 800 participated in the annual Superfund Amendment Reauthorization Act Drill at the Safe Handling Inc. Bulk Distribution Rail siding in East Huntingdon Township May 7, 2009. Over 130 participants and 6 agencies participated in the drill.
Thursday, March 19th, 2009
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Recent RIT training at the station included self rescue seat and harness applications review and rappel work. Asst. Chief Teacher demonstrated basic rappel, inversion on a rappel, and locking in on rappel while suspended.
Friday, February 27th, 2009
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Harley Gray was recognized at the recent monthly business meeting for his years of service to the Team. Chief Wright presented Harley with the Gold Retired badge of the team and was congratulated by the team members present.
Thursday, January 1st, 2009
Andrew W. Turk Jr., 77, of North Huntingdon, died Thursday, Jan. 1, 2009, at his home. He was born Jan. 28, 1931, in McKeesport, a son of the late Andrew W. Turk Sr. and Catherine Grover Turk. Prior to his retirement, Mr.
Monday, December 29th, 2008
Members please login on your username (email) and password (first initial last name) and check out the banners designed by Justin Calisti. Goto the FILES tab after you login and you will see the banners.
Saturday, December 13th, 2008
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Team 800 celebrated the past year with its 8th annual Christmas Banquet. Derek Manley was awarded with the Teams Member Of The Year Award. Chief William R. Wright, Asst. Chief Brian Wright, Asst. Chief Shaun Teacher, Captain Tim Hallam, Technician Derek Secrist, and Justin Schell were awarded Publ...
Saturday, September 20th, 2008
Thank you to everyone that supported Team 800 and Southwest Greensburg Fire Deparment's Cash Bash and the dance. A good time was had by all.
Sunday, August 24th, 2008
CASH BASH SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 20, 2008 LOCATION: SOUTHWEST GREENSBURG VFD 401 GUTHRIE STREET CASH BASH 4:00 PM - 9:00 PM DANCE 9:00 PM - 1:00 AM DOORS OPEN AT 3:00 PM FOR TICKETS CALL 724-837-1020 OR EMAIL HAZ800@CO.WESTMORELAND.PA.US MUSIC BY SHADETREE ENTERAINMENT DONA...
Monday, June 23rd, 2008
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Team 800 put on a Demonstration for Station 111 (Fairfield Twp) and surrounding companies. The Team showed the equipment that we have on our apparatus.
Friday, May 2nd, 2008
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Another year, and another golf outing in the books. This years outing was once again an excellent event planned, and put on by the Golf Outing Committee. The weather cooperated as 30 foursomes played on the beautiful Champion Lakes Golf Course.
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