About our company
Bernardsville Fire Company & First Aid Squad is a 100% volunteer-based organization, on call for the Bernardsville, NJ community 24/7.
On average, we respond to about 25 fire emergency calls and about 50 EMS calls each month.
When we’re not responding to calls, we love keeping our trucks clean – you can view our apparatus here.
We have a proud history dating back to 1897. Read about our history here.
We typically hold training exercises for our active members each Monday evening, and host other events for the community throughout the year – see our calendar of upcoming events here.
Of course, we’re passionate about fire safety, so make sure to visit our fire prevention education center to read up on keeping your home and family safe!
Here are the values that we live by:
The mission of the our Fire Company is to serve the community and its visitors by protecting lives and property. In addition to promoting safety , we are committed to providing prompt, skillful and cost effective fire protection and life safety services to our community.
We will strive to become role models in our community and promote a positive environment to inspire teamwork of our crews.
Value Statement Duty
Our members are obligated to perform respectfully by moral, legal and ethical values.
Operating in all fairness and being courteous , respecting the service recipient by taking responsibility for all his/her actions.
To perform in a professional manner and to retain the confidence of the community so they can expect a positive outcome of events.
We demonstrate our values by the way we live our life in public or with the crews at the firehouse.