Highway Emergency Response Operators (HERO)

Georgia DOT strives to reduce highway congestion and Highway Emergency Response Operators (HERO) are the key component of our incident management program.


Request HERO School Visit

Participate in the HERO School Visit Program by completing the request form.

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HERO Job Search​​​​​​

Search for HERO Jobs

Check out HERO employment opportunities.

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 Share Your Experience

Please complete the form below to share your experience about how our HERO Operators assisted you.

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    HERO Positions
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    HERO Centerline Miles of Coverage
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    HERO Average Incident Clearance Time
    Average Incident Clearance Time



    If you have comments about the HERO Program, or if you've been helped by a HERO and would like to say THANKS, we'd love to hear from you! Please contact Us.

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