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.

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      Request HERO School Visit

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

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      110

      Active HERO Operators.

      400

      Centerline miles of coverage.

      11 Minutes

      Average dispatched emergency response.

      HERO Job Search​​​​​​

      Search for HERO Jobs

      Check out HERO employment opportunities.

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

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        92

        HERO Positions
        Active HERO Positions


        382

        HERO Centerline Miles of Coverage
        Centerline Miles of Coverage


        33 Minutes

        HERO Average Incident Clearance Time
        Average Incident Clearance Time


         

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        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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