The Fairmont Fire department averages around 3,500 calls each year. While building construction and life safety laws have made the number of fires decrease over the years, the number of medical and rescue related calls has increased, causing the overall number to slowly rise each year. 

2015 Fairmont Fire Department Call Statistics
Station Fire Calls EMS Calls Total
Central Station 1 982 1030 2012
East Side Station 2 469 285 754
Watson Station 3 639 404 1043
*Bellview Station 4 68 26 94
Total Calls 2158 1745 3903
* Bellview Station 4 is the response of E-44 from Central station. This apparatus is utilized when call volume is high or all units are working at a structure fire or hazmat incidents.