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Notice- Technical Rescue Expenses

posted Sep 30, 2015, 8:32 AM by Tim Hendry   [ updated Sep 30, 2015, 8:34 AM ]
Notice- Technical Rescue Expenses

The Clearview Fire and Emergency Services responded to a call on June 20, 2015 for help via 911, regarding a person trapped in a cave south of Singhampton.

Clearview Fire and Emergency Services is committed to high quality, timely and professional service. The costs below is a result of highly qualified individuals from three fire departments that worked as a team to achieve a positive outcome. This expense to be covered by Clearview Fire Operating Budget of 2015 and the Township of Clearview.

The total cost for external fire services (Barrie Fire & Toronto Fire) that performed the technical rescue is $45,831.29, the incident lasted close to 16 hours.

The above costs covered equipment, apparatus and wages.

This rescue had a very positive end for a Clearview Township resident and his family from Glen Huron, every technical rescue or emergency call for service is reviewed and is based on its own merit.

For More Information, please contact:

Colin Shewell
Fire Chief
(705) 428-6230 ext. 403
Tim Hendry,
Sep 30, 2015, 8:32 AM