News Flash module icon

News Flash

Fire News

Posted on: April 20, 2021

Firefighters Assist with COVID-19 Vaccinations

Savannah Firefighters Assist with DPH COVID-19 Vaccinations

 

SAVANNAH, GA (Thursday, February 11, 2021) – Savannah Fire Department Firefighters began assisting Department of Public Health (DPH) personnel with the administration of COVID-19 vaccines to scheduled patients at a Chatham County Health Department vaccination center today.

 

“Beginning today, the Savannah Fire Department has partnered with the Department of Public Health to help them administer scheduled vaccinations at their clinic,” said Savannah Fire Battalion Chief Joseph Shaw. “Savannah Fire is committed to assisting the community in the fight against this pandemic.”

 

Over the last three years Savannah Firefighters have completed paramedic and advanced EMTS training. A total of 11 Savannah Fire Department Firefighters will eventually be involved in the local vaccination effort.

 

Vaccinations are being administered in priority phases at DPH centers by appointment only. All appointments must be made through the Department of Public Health’s Coastal Health District Vaccination Center. For information about scheduling COVID-19 vaccination appointments, visit the Chatham County Health Department website at https://covid19.gachd.org/vaccine/ or call 912-230-5506.

 

###

Facebook Twitter Email

Other News in Fire News

March 2021 Responses

Posted on: April 22, 2021

Habersham Street Fire Investigation

Posted on: April 20, 2021

Habersham Street Fire

Posted on: April 20, 2021

East 64th Street Fire

Posted on: April 20, 2021

Smoke Alarm Partnership

Posted on: April 20, 2021

Carver Street Fire

Posted on: April 20, 2021

Southside Fires

Posted on: April 20, 2021

Drayton Lane Arson Suspect Sought

Posted on: April 20, 2021

Key Street Fire

Posted on: April 20, 2021

West Henry Street Fire

Posted on: April 20, 2021

Goebel Avenue Fire

Posted on: April 20, 2021

MLK Boulevard Arson Suspect Sought

Posted on: April 20, 2021

Margery Street Fire

Posted on: April 20, 2021

West 73rd Street Fire

Posted on: April 20, 2021

West 38th Street Fire

Posted on: April 20, 2021

East Duffy Street Fire

Posted on: April 20, 2021

Fire Deaths Drop to Zero in 2020

Posted on: April 20, 2021

2020 Firefighter Awards

Posted on: April 20, 2021

January 2020 Responses

Posted on: February 8, 2021

December 2020 Responses

Posted on: January 5, 2021

November 2020 Responses

Posted on: December 15, 2020

October 2020 Responses

Posted on: November 24, 2020

September 2020 Responses

Posted on: October 19, 2020

August 2020 Fires

Posted on: September 22, 2020

Wilemere Place Cooking Fire

Posted on: September 4, 2020
kitchen.2.jpg

Kitchen Named Assistant Chief Logistics

Posted on: August 13, 2020

West 39th Street Attic Fire

Posted on: June 13, 2020

Oak Pointe Trail Fire

Posted on: June 22, 2020

West 39th Street Fire

Posted on: June 25, 2020

Suspicious Mobile Home Fire

Posted on: June 28, 2020

East 53rd Street Kitchen Fire

Posted on: June 29, 2020

UPDATE: Mobile Home Fire

Posted on: June 29, 2020

Fireworks Safety Tips

Posted on: May 29, 2020

Fireworks-related Responses

Posted on: July 6, 2020

South Street Fire

Posted on: July 14, 2020
IMG_9439

Brentwood Drive Fire

Posted on: July 28, 2020
IMG_9419

UPDATE: Brentwood Drive Fire

Posted on: July 28, 2020
IMG_9503

Juniper Circle Fire

Posted on: August 13, 2020
IMG_9474 (1)

Assistant Chief Wallace Retires

Posted on: August 13, 2020

July 2020 Responses

Posted on: August 13, 2020

June 2020 Responses

Posted on: August 13, 2020

May 2020 Responses

Posted on: August 13, 2020

March Responses

Posted on: May 1, 2020

February 2020 Responses

Posted on: March 30, 2020

January 2020 Responses

Posted on: March 30, 2020

November 2019 Responses

Posted on: December 3, 2019

October 2019 Responses

Posted on: December 3, 2019

September 2019 Responses

Posted on: December 3, 2019

July 2019 Responses

Posted on: September 20, 2019

August 2019 Responses

Posted on: September 20, 2019

New Apparatus Added to Fire Fleet

Posted on: July 18, 2019

June 2019 Responses

Posted on: July 18, 2019