Emergency Response Activities

Type of Response 2014
2013
2012
2011
2010
2009
2008
2007
Working Structural Fires
8 5 11 8 3
11
7
False Alarms/Good Intent Calls
203 223 210 183 173
191
389
Vehicle Fires
1 1 3 4 2
1
1
Vegetation Fires
3 7 3 4 6
4
1
EMS-BLS Response Calls
455 362 342 338 386
399
290
EMS-ALS Response Calls
312 348 312 350 347 363
378
Vehicle Accidents Without Extrication
80 54 37 38 47
77
67
Vehicle Extrication
1 4 0 1 2
1
2
Other Rescue
13 4 5 5 2
5
2
Hazardous Condition/Materials Calls
69 30 24 32 24
37
42
Service Calls
46 145 105 71 125
73
66
Other Calls and Incidents
211 12 115 105 72
8
36
Totals 1,454 1,402 1,195 1,167 1,139 1,189 1,170 1,281

Fire Related Responses
During 2014, the Flossmoor Fire Department responded to a total of 593 fire calls. These requests for assistance include fires involving structures (70 calls), cooking equipment (10 calls), chimney fires (2 calls), trash fires (6 calls), etc. While many of these alarms were minor in nature, some alarms caused personal injury or major loss of personal property.