Attention Gerton Community and surrounding areas. Gerton Fire Rescue will be hosting a fundraiser for new thermal imaging camera's to replace some outdated Camera's that are in service at this time as well as adding to the capability to help improve our service to the Gerton community. Thermal Imaging helps Firefighters assess fire conditions in little to zero visibility. Also Assist in searching for trapped Victim's in fire conditions along with these few actions that this camera allows firefighter to do their job in a more proficient manner. The camera allows the first arriving Chief Officer & or the truck officer to locate non visible factors ( allows to scan for any signs of life not just in the event of a fire ).
Things to know
When: September 24th from 11:00Am-2:00PM
Food: BBQ Plates will be provide by Smokey the Pig BBQ, ( Donations only )
Location: Gerton Fire & Rescue 4975 Gerton HWY, Gerton, NC 28735
Come out to support you local fire department as we improve our equipment to better serve our community. Gerton Fire & Rescue is always looking for motivated Volunteer's to help serve the Gerton Fire Community while you enjoy the day supporting your Fire department ask how to become a volunteer.
From the Gerton Fire & Rescue Department we cant wait to see you