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Emergency Response Codes

The following are the typical codes used to describe the types of incidents the Fire Department responds to.

Updated:  November 2013

CODE

DESCRIPTION

RESPONSE

1RED

1RED-ONE UNIT

FIRE

3RED

3RED - 1 + 1 + 1

FIRE

4RED

4RED - 2+1 + 1

FIRE

ADV

ADVISED

ADVISED

ADVC

ADVISED COMMERCIAL

ADVISED

ADVR

ADVISED RESIDENTIAL

ADVISED

AFA

AUTO FIRE ALARM

FIRE

AFA4

AUTO ALARM 2 + 1 + 1

FIRE

AFAF

AUTO FIRE ALARM FALSE - Y

FIRE

AFAH

AUTO FIRE ALARM HAZMAT

FIRE

AFAR

AUTO FIRE ALARM RESIDENTIAL

FIRE

AFARF

AUTO FIRE ALARM RESIDENTIAL FALSE - Y

FIRE

AID

AID RESPONSE

AID

AIDF

AID RESPONSE FREEWAY

AID

AIDSRV

AID RESPONSE SERVICE - Y

AID

AIDYEL

AID RESPONSE - Y

AID

AIRCR

AIRCRAFT CRASH

FIRE

AIRSBY

AIRCRAFT STANDBY - Y

FIRE

ALBELL

ALARM BELL RINGING

FIRE

AMA

AUTO MEDICAL ALARM

AID

AMB

TRANSFER TO AMR

ADVISED

ANTIB

ANTIBIOTIC DELIVER - Y

ASSIST

ASPD

ASSIST POLICE

FIRE

AUTENG

AUTO FIRE DISTRICT #1

FIRE

AUTMED

AUTO AID DISTRICT #1

AID

AWW14

ASSAULT WITH WEAPONS 14-P

MEDIC

AWW7

ASSAULT WITH WEAPONS 7-P

MEDIC

AWWA

ASSAULT WITH WEAPONS

AID

BARK

BEAUTY BARK FIRE - Y

FIRE

BOAT

BOAT UNDER 50 FT UNKNOWN

FIRE

BOATF

BOAT UNDER 50 FT SHORE

FIRE

BOATW

BOAT UNDER 50 FT WATER

FIRE

BRSH

BRUSH FIRE

FIRE

BRSHX

BRUSH FIRE WITH EXPOSURE

FIRE

CAR

CAR FIRE

FIRE

CARX

CAR FIRE WITH EXPOSURE

FIRE

CHEMP

CHEMPACK ENGINE

FIRE

CHIM

CHIMNEY FIRE

FIRE

CO

ACTIVATED CO DETECTOR - Y

FIRE

COMED

POSSIBLE PATIENT

MEDIC

DRILL

DRILL

SERVICE

DUMP

DUMPSTER FIRE

FIRE

DUMPX

DUMPSTER FIRE WITH EXPOSURE

FIRE

ELEC

ELECTRICAL PROBLEM

FIRE

EVENT

SPECIAL EVENT

ADVISED

EXPMAJ

EXPLOSION MAJOR

FIRE

EXPMIN

EXPLOSION MINOR

FIRE

FALSE

FALSE ALARM - Y

FIRE

FIB

FIRE IN BUILDING

FIRE

FIBHB

FIRE IN HOUSE BOAT

FIRE

FIBRES

FIRE IN SINGLE FAMILY RESIDENCE

FIRE

FIREF

FIRE RESPONSE FREEWAY

FIRE

FOS

FOOD ON STOVE

FIRE

FOSO

FOOD ON STOVE/OCC

FIRE

FUELSP

FUEL SPILL - Y

FIRE

FURN

FURNACE OVERHEAT - Y

FIRE

GARAG

GARAGE FIRE/SHED DETACHED

FIRE

HANGA

HANGUP, AID

FIRE

HANGF

HANGUP, FIRE

AID

HAZ

HAZARDOUS MATERIAL SPILL/LEAK

HAZMAT

HAZ80

HAZARDOUS MATERIAL UNKNOWN

HAZMAT

HAZADV

HAZMAT ADVISED

HAZMAT

HAZD

HAZARDOUS MATERIALS, DECONTAMINATION

HAZMAT

HAZF

HAZARDOUS MATERIALS WITH FIRE

HAZMAT

HAZMCI

HAZARDOUS MATERIALS, MULTI CASUALTY

HAZMAT

HAZRAD

HAZARDOUS MATERIALS, RADIATION

HAZMAT

HAZWHT

HAZARDOUS MATERIALS, REDUCED RESPONSE

HAZMAT

HELPFF

HELP THE FIREFIGHTER

MEDIC

ILBURN

ILLEGAL BURN

FIRE

INVEIS

INVESTIGATE IN SERVICE - Y

FIRE

INVEOS

INVESTIGATE OUT OF SERVICE

FIRE

LINK

LINK CONTROL CENTER

FIRE

MARIN

BOAT FIRE IN MARINA

FIRE

MCI

MUTIPLE CASUALTIES INCIDENT

MEDIC

MED

MEDIC RESPONSE

MEDIC

MED1

SINGLE MEDIC UNIT

MEDIC

MED14

MULTIPLE MEDIC RESPONSE 14-MEMBER RULE

MEDIC

MED6

MEDIC RESPONSE 6-PERSON RULE

MEDIC

MED7

MEDIC RESPONSE 7-PERSON RULE

MEDIC

MEDF

MEDIC RESPONSE FREEWAY

MEDIC

MONOF

MONORAIL FIRE ON BEAM

FIRE

MUAID

MUTUAL AID, AID

AID

MUAIR

MUTUAL AID, AIR

FIRE

MUENG

MUTUAL AID, ENGINE

FIRE

MUHAZ

MUTUAL AID, HAZMAT

FIRE

MULAD

MUTUAL AID, LADDER

FIRE

MUMAR

MUTUAL AID, MARINE

FIRE

MUMED

MUTUAL AID, MEDIC

MEDIC

MUSTAL

MUTUAL AID, ADVANCED LIFE SUPPORT

MEDIC

MUSTBL

MUTUAL AID, BASIC LIFE SUPPORT

AID

MUSTE

MUTUAL AID, STRIKE TEAM ENGINE

FIRE

MUSTL

MUTUAL AID, STRIKE TEAM LADDER

FIRE

MUTF

MUTUAL AID, TASK FORCE

FIRE

MUTFA

MUTUAL AID, AIRCRAFT

FIRE

MUTFBL

MUTUAL AID, TASK FORCE BASIC LIFE SUPPORT

AID

MUTFTR

MUTUAL AID, TECHNICAL RESUCE

FIRE

MVA

MOTOR VEHICLE ACCIDENT

AID

MVAF

MOTOR VEHICLE ACCIDENT FREEWAY

AID

NGL

NATURAL GAS LEAK

FIRE

ODOR

ODOR - Y

FIRE

PIERF

PIER FIRE

FIRE

RESCAR

RESCUE, AUTOMOBILE

FIRE

RESCS

RESCUE, CONFINED SPACE

FIRE

RESELV

RESCUE, ELEVATOR

FIRE

RESFW

RESCUE, FRESH WATER

FIRE

RESFWM

RESCUE, FRESH WATER MAJOR

FIRE

RESHVY

RESCUE, HEAVY

FIRE

RESICE

RESCUE, ICE

FIRE

RESLOC

RESCUE, LOCK-IN/OUT

FIRE

RESMAJ

RESCUE, HEAVY MAJOR

FIRE

RESROP

RESCUE, ROPE

FIRE

RESSW

RESCUE, SALT WATER

FIRE

RESSWM

RESCUE, SALT WATER MAJOR

FIRE

RESTR

RESCUE, TRENCH

FIRE

RUBISH

RUBBISH FIRE NO EXPOSURE

FIRE

SHED

SHED FIRE, DETACHED

FIRE

SHIPSH

SHIP FIRE 50 FT SHORE

FIRE

SHIPWA

SHIP FIRE 50 FT WATER

FIRE

SPD

TRANSFER TO SPD

ADVISED

SPDSBY

SPD STAND BY - Y

FIRE

SPILL

SPILL/LEAK NON HAZMAT - Y

FIRE

SWATM

SWAT MEDIC STAND BY

MEDIC

TANKER

TANKER FIRE

FIRE

TNKFRM

TANK FARM

FIRE

TRAINF

TRAIN, DERAILMENT WITH FIRE/HAZMAT

FIRE

TRAINR

TRAIN, REDUCED RESPONSE END OF TUNNEL

FIRE

TRANSF

TRANSFORMER

FIRE

TUNAID

TUNNEL, AID

AID

TUNF

TUNNEL, FIRE

FIRE

TUNMED

TUNNEL, MEDIC

MEDIC

TUNRES

TUNNEL, RESCUE

FIRE

VAULT

VAULT FIRE

FIRE

WATBT

BOAT TAKING ON WATER, MINOR - Y

FIRE

WATMI

WATER JOB, MINOR  - Y

FIRE

WATMJ

WATER JOB, MAJOR

FIRE

WATSH

BOAT TAKING ON WATER, MAJOR

FIRE

WIRES

WIRES DOWN

FIRE

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Last Modified:   November 26, 2013

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