St John Fire Department
2008 Call Summary

District 1: Within Corporate limits of Town
District 2: Within Response Area, St. John Township (Unincorporated area by contract)
District 3: Areas other than District 1 & 2 and Mutual Aid

Fire Call Type District 1 District 2 District 3
Brush or Grass Fire 3 1 2
Building Fire 3 4 5
Chimney or Flute Fire 1 1
Dumpster Fire 1
Fire, other 1
Home Appliance 5
Off-road Heave Equipment Vehicle Fire 1
Outside Equipment fire, other 1
Outside rubbish fire, other
Outside rubbish, trash or waste 20 2
Passenger Vehicle Fire 4 2 1
Road Freight or transport Vehicle Fire
Special Outside Fire, Other 2 2
Trash or rubish fire, contained
Totals 42 10 10

 

RESCUE AND EMS Call Type District 1 District 2 District 3
EMS, excluding vehicle accidents 493 56 6
EMS, Lock in
EMS, vehicle accident with injuries 63 9 3
EMS, vehicle accident with no injuries 10
EMS, vehicle vs pedestrian 3
Medical assist, assist EMS
Search for person on land
Watercraft Rescue 1
Totals 569 65 10

 

HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS Call Type District 1 District 2 District 3
Air or gas rupture - No Fire
Arcing, shorted electrical problem 2
Carbon Monoxide
Chemical spill or leak 1
Gasoline or other flammable spill 1
Hazardous Condition, Other
Natural Gas leak - No Fire 4 1
Power Line Down 2
Totals 10 0 1

 

SERVICE CALLS Call Type District 1 District 2 District 3
Assist police or other Government agency 14 1
Cover Assignment, Stand-by, Move Up 3
Lift Assist 36
Public Assistance Call, Other 1 1
Service Call, other 7
Smell of Natural Gas
Smell of Smoke 1
Smoke and/or Odor Removal 6 1 1
Totals 65 2 5

 

GOOD INTENT Call Type District 1 District 2 District 3
Dispatched and cancelled en route 14 5 11
Dispatched in error
Good Intent Call, other 1 1
No incident found on arrival at dispatch 12 2 1
Totals 27 8 12

 

SEVERE WEATHER Call Type District 1 District 2 District 3
Lightning Strike, No Fire 2
Totals 2 0 0

 

FALSE ALARMS Call Type District 1 District 2 District 3
Alarm system activated - malfunction 33 5 1
Alarm system sounded, no fire 11 2
CO detect activated - no CO or malfunction 40 1
False Alarm, false call other 1
Smoke detector activation, no fire 19 2
Sprinkler activation, no fire
Unintentional transmission of alarm, other 9 2
Totals 113 12 1

 

District Totals 828 97 39

Total number of calls for 1/1/2008 to 12/31/2008= 964