Nanoose Volunteer Fire Department

Emergency Call Database

Please note that these online call statistics cover January 2008 onwards, therefore there may be ommissions for date ranges that are comprised of earlier dates.

Type of Situation Month
(< May )
Previous 12 Months
(% of all calls)
2017 Calendar Year
(% of all calls)
Structure fire 4 (2.3%)  (0%)
Chimney fire 0 (0%)  (0%)
Vehicle fire 2 (1.1%) 2 (2.8%)
Boat fire 0 (0%)  (0%)
Bush or grass fire 12 (1.1%) 1 (1.4%)
Mailbox, BBQ, dumpster fire 0 (0%)  (0%)
Electrical equipment fire 0 (0%)  (0%)
Motor vehicle accident 451 (29%) 27 (38%)
First Responder (medical) 225 (14.2%) 10 (14.1%)
Gasoline or diesel spill 0 (0%)  (0%)
Power line down 519 (10.8%) 6 (8.5%)
Natural gas line break, leak or haz-mat 0 (0%)  (0%)
Prank or mischievous 2 (1.1%) 1 (1.4%)
Good intent (drive by) 13 (7.4%) 5 (7%)
Automatic alarms 219 (10.8%) 9 (12.7%)
Smoke in house 1 (0.6%)  (0%)
Duty Officer (complaint etc) 438 (21.6%) 10 (14.1%)
Other 0 (0%)  (0%)
Totals: 18 176 71