Smoke Alarms In Your Home.

Focus on Fire Safety: Smoke Alarms Every year, approximately 2,600 Americans die in home fires.  Over half of these deaths (52%) occur between the hours of 10:00pm and 7:00am, when residents are typically sleeping. Smoke and toxic gases from a home fire are as deadly as heat and flames.  Just two or three breaths of […]

Mutual Aid for Structure Fire in Satellite Beach

On Saturday Feb 12, 2011 SBFD requested mutual aid from IHBVFD for a structure fire in Satellite Beach. Truck 56 and S-56 responded to the structure fire. Crews from IHB provided aerial support, a water supply, a RIT team, a Safety Officer, ground ladders, water cans with “Fire Ice”, and a Thermal Imaging Camera. Crews […]

Brownie/Girl Scouts visit Wachovia 1/15/2011

The IHBVFD was asked to bring a fire truck to the Wachovia Bank branch in Indian Harbour Beach for a Brownie/Girl Scout Troup visit. The girls enjoyed touring the apparatus and trying on some of the gear. As you can see by the pictures it appeared to us that the Wachovia Employees had as much […]

IHBVFD Promotes Two New Lieutenants at Awards Banquet.

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On Saturday January 8th, 2011 the Indian Harbour Beach VFD held it’s annual Awards Ceremony. Congratulations to newly promoted Lieutenants Zach Anderson and Hank Aprea. Zach Anderson has been with the department since 2007 and is certified as an Apparatus Driver Operator by the Florida State Fire Marshal’s Office. Hank Aprea has been with the […]

IHBVFD Awards Night Photos.

Response Statistics Through April 30, 2011

2007 2008 2009 2010 Jan-Apr 2011 Fires 32 27 20 25 7 Alarms 32 34 39 31 8 Mutual Aid Fires 6 8 8 3 6 Investigate 32 24 25 22 3 Rescue – Hazardous Condition n/a 7 5 7 3 Good Intent – Service Call n/a 11 1 10 4 Total Calls 102 111 98 98 […]

Santa visits IHB on Pumper 56 Dec 2010

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IHBVFD Pumper 56 at the Melbourne Beach Christmas Parade 2010

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Christmas In The Park 2010

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Jemima executes a window bailout.

Look how gracefully she executes this maneuver.