Every year, fire/EMS personnel respond to hundreds of calls for assistance. Most of these calls are responded to in less than 5 minutes. Here are some ways you can help the fire department help you during an emergency:
Only Call 9-1-1 to Report:
What the 9-1-1 Operator Will Need to Know:
Stay calm, speak clearly, be prepared to answer questions, receive instructions and stay on the phone until you are told to hang up!
Emergency Vehicles and You
When an emergency vehicle has its lights and siren on, it is responding to an emergency. It is the law and YOUR responsibility to:
At the Emergency