Incident Responses

Athens Fire and Rescue responds to an average of 120 calls per month. Among other non-emergent citizen assist calls, these calls for service vary from:
  • Emergency Medical Calls
  • Fire Suppression of Various Types
  • HAZMAT responses
  • Motor Vehicle Crashes

This page breaks down the last few years of responses, so you can see what we do each day to serve you!

Response Type 2018 Responses 2017 Responses 2016 Responses
Structure Fire 33 28 35
Vehicle Fire 20 21 23
Outside Fire (Brush, Grass, Dumpster etc.) 39 38 64
Emergency Medical 286 268 225
Motor Vehicle Crash/Rescue
218 244 261
Technical / Special Rescue 6 3  4
Non-Fire Emergencies 39 35 28
HAZMAT 11  13
Gas Leaks (Natural or Propane) 17  11  10 
Service Calls (Lift assists, PD assists, etc) 398 473 323
No Services Needed 222 176 162
False Alarms 175 153 165
Severe Weather 2 0 0
Citizen Complaints 4 2 4
Total Responses
1470 1461 1341