days activity for thursday feburary 2000 from sydney australia;
total alarms---243; av day--300
automatic fire alarms--88
brush or grass---------54
auto accidents --------26
car fires--------------14
structure fires--------12
other------------------49

busiest fire pumper(engine company)
flyer 1 runs -13; av day--18 runs

busiest rescue/salvage
rescue 1 runs-9; av day--14 runs

A QUIETER THAN USUAL DAY BUT TODAY FRIDAY 11 FEB PROMISES TO MAKE UP FOR IT WITH TEMP PREDICTED TO HIT 40 DEGREES CEL(105 F)WITH NO RAIN FOR WEEKS NOW THE GRASSLANDS AND BRUSH OF THE CITY IS TINDER DRY AND A TOTAL FIRE BAN HAS BEEN IMPOSED.

HOPE THIS HAS GIVEN SOME INSIGHT ON THE FIRE SERVICE IN SYDNEY AUSTRALIA THE NEXT OLIMPIC CITY.