Fire Departments in 30083 Zip Code
Frequently Asked Questions About Fire Departments
Fire departments provide emergency assistance and rescue services in the event of fire, traffic collisions and many other calamities. Here are some answers to a few frequently asked questions about the services of fire departments:

Why do fire departments respond to medical emergencies?
Most fire departments are required to have trained paramedics on hand at every emergency, so when a fire engine arrives, it arrives with paramedics. Often, a fire engine will arrive before an ambulance, so the paramedics that have accompanied the fire department can begin the life saving medical procedures immediately. Many private ambulances are under contract only to provide transportation to the emergency room, so the paramedics that have arrived with the fire department are actually providing the emergency medical services.

Why do fire trucks appear at motor vehicle collisions?
There are a great many combustible solvents in automobiles that can cause an explosion or fire, so fire engines are automatically dispatched to vehicle collisions in order to extinguish potential fires.

Why are there multiple fire engines at the scene of a small fire?
Dispatchers respond to the enormity of the fire or emergency as described to them. If the size of the fire is misrepresented, then there will often be more fire trucks on the site of the emergency than might be needed. It is better to have a surplus of fire engines on site than too few, because it is difficult and time consuming to send additional assistance if the number of respondents is insufficient.

What is the difference between volunteer fire fighters and fire fighters?
Volunteer fire fighters are not compensated for their time in the station or performing emergency response. They have other jobs, and often are called to supplement career fire fighters while they are out on a call or during training.


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Fire Departments fight fires, provide rescue, and maintain safety in 30083. Local 30083 area Fire Departments professionals are available at all hours to provide public safety.
770-496-9889
5520 E Ponce De Leon Ave
Stone Mountain, GA 30083
770-482-0408
1950 W Exchange Pl
Tucker, GA 30084
678-580-5190
1916 Tucker Industrial Rd
Tucker, GA 30084
678-382-3500
5002 N Royal Atlanta Dr
Tucker, GA 30084
404-373-5092
230 E Trinity Pl
Decatur, GA 30030
770-482-4866
7550 Covington Hwy
Lithonia, GA 30058
770-921-2210
76 Main St NW
Lilburn, GA 30047
855-311-3110
Lilburn, GA 30048
678-384-4696
1705 Corporate Dr
Norcross, GA 30093
770-936-9580
3300 Northeast Expy NE
Atlanta, GA 30341
770-717-8812
4025 Steve Reynolds Blvd Ste 100
Norcross, GA 30093
770-717-2488
4025 Steve Reynolds Blvd Ste 1
Norcross, GA 30093
404-417-1240
4540 Flakes Mill Rd
Ellenwood, GA 30294
404-608-1019
4610 Southpark Blvd
Ellenwood, GA 30294
404-546-7000
226 Peachtree St SW
Atlanta, GA 30303
770-278-7100
958 Milstead Ave NE
Conyers, GA 30012
770-278-8401
1496 Rockbridge Rd NW
Conyers, GA 30012
404-546-7269
226 Peachtree St SW
Atlanta, GA 30303
770-448-2122
65 Lawrenceville St # FRNT
Norcross, GA 30071
770-840-9637
7045 Jimmy Carter Blvd
Norcross, GA 30092
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