Florida Fire Statistics
Did you know in the State of Florida a Fire Department responds every...
Every 15 seconds for an emergency call for service.
Every 20 seconds for an emergency medical call for service.
Every 9 minutes for a fire emergency.
Every 30 minutes for a building fire.
Every 48 minutes for a vehicle fire.
National Fire Statistics
Did you know at the national level a Fire Department responds every...
Every 80 seconds for fire emergency.
Over 2 million fires every year.
Over 4,400 civilian fire deaths every year.
Over 25,000 civilian fire injuries every year.
There are over 1,148,800 firefighters in the U.S.
There are over 30,185 fire departments in the U.S.
Your Hometown Fire Rescue Department also responds to a multitude of emergency calls for service and has the best fire insurance grade in Seminole County for this performance...
The City of Oviedo Fire Rescue Department Annually:
Responds to over 4,000 calls for service for an average of 11 calls per day.
Transports over 1,400 patients to area hospitals.
Maintains a 5 minute or less response time.
Completes over 15,000 hours of fire and medical training.
Performs over 1,000 commercial building fire inspections.
Delivers nearly 100 public education scheduled events and provides hands on fire safety training to over 1000 children each year with the fire safety demonstration trailer.
Reviews over 600 commercial building plans review for fire and life safety code compliance.
Tracks severe weather threatenging the Oviedo community and delivers and average of 30 severe weather alerts each year and 2-3 tornado warnings.