Nanoose Volunteer Fire Department

Emergency Call Database

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

Type of Situation Month
(< Jun )
Previous 12 Months
(% of all calls)
2021 Calendar Year
(% of all calls)
Structure fire 04 (2.3%) 1 (1.1%)
Chimney fire 02 (1.2%) 2 (2.1%)
Vehicle fire 35 (2.9%) 3 (3.2%)
Boat fire 00 (0%) 0 (0%)
Bush or grass fire 29 (5.3%) 4 (4.2%)
Mailbox, BBQ, dumpster fire 00 (0%) 0 (0%)
Electrical equipment fire 00 (0%) 0 (0%)
Mutual Aid 14 (2.3%) 4 (4.2%)
Motor vehicle accident 939 (22.8%) 24 (25.3%)
First Responder (medical) 535 (20.5%) 20 (21.1%)
Gasoline or diesel spill 00 (0%) 0 (0%)
Power line down 014 (8.2%) 5 (5.3%)
Natural gas line break, leak or haz-mat 02 (1.2%) 0 (0%)
Prank or mischievous 00 (0%) 0 (0%)
Good intent (drive by) 01 (0.6%) 1 (1.1%)
Automatic alarms 325 (14.6%) 16 (16.8%)
Smoke in house 14 (2.3%) 1 (1.1%)
Duty Officer (complaint etc) 419 (11.1%) 10 (10.5%)
Other 28 (4.7%) 4 (4.2%)
Totals: 30 171 95