Suppress fires in buildings of all types, car fires, grass or rubbish fires, etc.
Dispatch fire companies with personnel trained as Firefighter/Paramedics and Emergency Medical Technicians who can provide Advanced Life Support (ALS) as well as Basic Life Support (BLS).
Rescue people trapped in wrecked cars, collapsed buildings, machinery, etc.
Respond to incidents where a hazardous materials release represents a threat to life, property, or the environment. This includes natural gas leaks.
Respond to situations involving children locked in cars or homes, disabled persons needing help, etc.
Providing inspection of businesses, apartments, etc., by fire companies to ensure that they are fire safe.