Incident Responses

Athens Fire and Rescue responds to an average of 115 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 2020 Responses 2019 Responses 2018 Responses
Structure Fire 38 35 33
Vehicle Fire 20 26 20
Outside Fire (Brush, Grass, Dumpster etc.) 38 34 39
Emergency Medical 281 279 286
Motor Vehicle Crash/Rescue
181 188 218
Technical / Special Rescue 5 6  6
Non-Fire Emergencies 38 37 39
HAZMAT 8 7 11
Gas Leaks (Natural or Propane) 16 11 17
Service Calls (Lift assists, PD assists, etc) 468 347 398
No Services Needed 175 166 222
False Alarms 144 144 175
Severe Weather 7 8 2
Citizen Complaints 8 1 4
Total Responses
1427 1289 1470