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Call Type

1999 1998 1997 1996 1995
Motor Vehicle Accidents 76 77 62 100 84
Miscellaneous 28 21 24 34 32
Private Dwellings 23 29 44 41 41
Structures          
EMS Calls / Ambulance Assist 32 43 31 61 39
Field, Brush, and Woods 20 27 19 15 22
Transfers to other stations 23 21 15 25 17
Service Calls 31 36 18 51 11
Automatic Fire Alarms          
Vehicle Fires 13 10 10 14 20
Hazardous Conditions          
False Alarms          
Helicopter Landing Standby 6 5 6 2 2
Search and Rescue     7 14 6
Miscellaneous Rescue          
Good Intent Calls       4 2
Farm Property 4 7 4 8 7
Investigations          
Hazardous Materials          
Community Buildings       1 4
Commercial Occupancy 14 9 7 7 9
Institutional / Schools 6 7 8 4 14
Multiple Occupancies 2 4 4 9 3
Gas / Oil Spills          
Chimney Fires          
Illegal Open Burning          
Undispatched / Cancelled          
Barn Fires          
Electrical Related Calls / Wires Down          
Building Fires          

TOTAL ALARMS

278 297 259 390 313

 

 

1999 1998 1997 1996 1995
First Due Calls 200 190 168 210 173
Mutual Aide Calls 78 107 91 179 130
Miles on Alarms 2,914        
Avg. Number of Persons Responding 3,458 3,663 3,456 5,070 4,275
Man-hours on Alarms 2,696.4 3,887.9 3089.9 3,555.2 3,153.7
Company Hours on Alarms 204.63 281.14 195.4 338.1 237.4
Estimated Value of Fire Loss $181,300 $68,500 $116,110 $62,650 $78,200

Mutual Aide Rendered

 

1999 1998 1997 1996 1995
Thurmont Ambulance         38

Emmitsburg

37 35 34 45 37
Lewistown 10 28 21 28 30
Graceham 3 17 11 17 7
Rocky Ridge 6 5 1 16 6
Wolfsville 7 6 8 8 7
Woodsboro 1   1   1
Smithsburg
(Washington County)
  1 2   1
Blue Ridge Summit PA 7 11 11 3 3
New Midway     1 1  
Fairfield PA           
Fountaindale PA  3 1      
Gettysburg PA          
Washington County MD Station 25          
Fort Ritchie
(Washington County)
  1      
Greenmount PA       

1

 
Franklin County PA          
Waynesboro PA       

1

 
Adams County PA          
Libertytown          
Frederick City          
Washington County MD          
Braddock Heights          
 

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