Does the Fire Department charge for calls?

The Fire Department bills directly to an insurance company for Emergency Medical Services (EMS) requiring transportation to a hospital. A resident should rarely see any charges from the Fire Department, and will never be charged for any calls concerning fire-related incidents or calls for service.

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1. Does the Fire Department charge for calls?
2. Why were there apparatus and personnel from other, neighboring fire departments on the scene?
3. What is the average response time for the fire department within the boundaries of the Village of Schiller Park?
4. What should I do when I see a fire engine, ambulance and/or a police car approaching with its lights and sirens on?
5. I have witnessed a fire engine with its lights and sirens on go through an intersection, then turn its lights off. Why?
6. Why does a fire engine show up when I call 9-1-1 for an ambulance?
7. What can a paramedic do for the sick and injured?
8. How can I make my home and family safer?
9. Does the Village offer CPR classes?
10. Do the Schiller Park Firefighters have an association?