Incident Responses

Athens Fire and Rescue responds to an average of 110 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 2019 Responses 2018 Responses 2017 Responses
Structure Fire 35 33 28
Vehicle Fire 26 20 21
Outside Fire (Brush, Grass, Dumpster etc.) 34 39 38
Emergency Medical 279 286 268
Motor Vehicle Crash/Rescue
188 218 244
Technical / Special Rescue 6 6  3
Non-Fire Emergencies 37 39 35
HAZMAT 7 11 9
Gas Leaks (Natural or Propane) 11 17  11
Service Calls (Lift assists, PD assists, etc) 347 398 473
No Services Needed 166 222 176
False Alarms 144 175 153
Severe Weather 8 2 0
Citizen Complaints 1 4 2
Total Responses
1289 1470 1461