Antioch Volunteer Fire Department Reports

Posted on: February 7th, 2017 by Ben

AVFD responded to 175 emergency calls last year. Maintains an ISO rating of 4. Has an average response time of 6.0 minutes. The department is 100 percent volunteer and depends  on your donations to operate.

Antioch Truck 1

Posted on: December 3rd, 2016 by Ben

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New Tanker at Work

Posted on: July 12th, 2016 by Ben

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Antioch Volunteer Fire Department newly refurbished US Forestry Tanker working a brush fire on Mountain Hill Road 10/28/16. It has a 3,000 gal tank on an International Body. The tanker can deliver water in a spray pattern while being driven.

 

FIRE RUNS

Posted on: January 12th, 2016 by Ben

Saved tax payers based on paid fire fighter national mean wage times volunteers responded times hrs on scene. Antioch has 6 stations. The department has an average response time of 6 minutes or less of having a fire unit on scene.

 

9/2/17 Dollar Drive first responder ems saved tax payers  $74.29

9/3/17 Shearwater drive auto alarm saved tax payers $191

9/4/17 Whitesville Rd MVC entrapment saved tax payers $74.29

9/5/17 Hart Drive EMS first responder saved tax payers $23.44

9/11/17 Hill drive tree on house saved tax payers $223.24

9/11/17 GA HWY 219 power line saved tax payers $223.24

9/14/17 GA HWY 103 Huge Tree Down save tax payers $314.46

9/15/17 Lakeview drive construction pile saved tax payer $154.34

9/16/17 Sunset Drive alarm saved tax payers $93.76

9/16/17 18 wheeler 116 an 219 tire fire saved tax payers $93.76

9/21/17 Mountain Hill Rd first responder ems $74.29

 

 

Hose Test 5/30/15

Posted on: May 30th, 2015 by Ben

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Once a year all the hoses must be tested. The crew is reloading hose back onto engine 6 after testing, Please see training tab for more pictures.