When emergencies occurs some require specially trained personnel with extensive expertise in a particular field. Our Special Operations Unit is divided up into three Divisions.
Rescue division is lead by the Assistant Chief John Brooks a fire service veteran and past chief of East Windsor Volunteer Fire Company #1. The Rescue Division members are trained and qualified in vehicle extrication, including the usage of the jaws of life, airbags, cribbing and etc.
Water Rescue Division:
Water Rescue Division is lead by Lieutenant Brian Foley. Water Rescue technicians are trained in the following disciplines: Ice Rescue, Swift Water Rescue and Open Water Rescue.
Counter Terrorism Unit/Tactical Emergency Response Team:
Recent tragic events throughout the nation have called upon a special group of trained first responders to deal with active shooter and additional dangerous situations. The members of the CTU/TERT Team are members of an elite team who are trained utilizing the National Association of EMT's Tactical Combat Casualty Care Course created and used by the military.
SPECIAL OPERATIONS DIVISION
Honesty, commitment and quality
Pre- Hospital Emergency medicine