Birmingham Fire and Rescue Service Department

Birmingham Fire and Rescue Service Department BFRS is dedicated to providing rapid, reliable, and professional emergency services to the citizens of Birmingham.
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Operating as usual

11/13/2020

Hey Birmingham Residents, our Public Education Division have a total of 30 fire extinguishers left over from Fire Prevention Week. We want you to have them!! Please call (205) 254-6560 and schedule a time to pick one up while supplies last. We are located at 317 15th Street North, Downtown Birmingham; Monday-Friday, 7:30 to 4:30.

Congratulations to Apparatus Operators Jeffery Busby and John Vinsant, Firefighters; Cameron Andrews, Zac Averhart and J...
11/12/2020

Congratulations to Apparatus Operators Jeffery Busby and John Vinsant, Firefighters; Cameron Andrews, Zac Averhart and JaRay Grant for receiving “Letters of Appreciation” in providing great customer service.

November holiday safety tips!
11/02/2020

November holiday safety tips!

Birmingham Fire and Rescue Fall Safety Tips.
10/26/2020

Birmingham Fire and Rescue Fall Safety Tips.

Fire Prevention tip for today.
10/10/2020

Fire Prevention tip for today.

Fire Prevention question of the day.....answer quickly!
10/09/2020

Fire Prevention question of the day.....answer quickly!

Highlights from the Firefighter of the Year luncheon.
10/09/2020

Highlights from the Firefighter of the Year luncheon.

Congratulations to Firefighter, Jordan Glenn, on being the recipient of The Firefighter of the Year Award. Additional co...
10/09/2020

Congratulations to Firefighter, Jordan Glenn, on being the recipient of The Firefighter of the Year Award. Additional congratulations to nominees, Firefighter, LaRhonda Ihediwa; Lieutenent, Brian Pernell; Lieutenent, Christopher Martin and Lieutenent, Derryo Fowler.

Fire Prevention safety tip.
10/09/2020

Fire Prevention safety tip.

Cancer Awareness t shirts are now available to the public! We also have Firefighters for the Cure lapel pins! Proceeds g...
10/08/2020

Cancer Awareness t shirts are now available to the public! We also have Firefighters for the Cure lapel pins! Proceeds go to the American Cancer Society.

Shirts are $15. Pins are $10.

Please email us with your entire order request and we will reply with the available payment methods as well as a pick up location and time.

[email protected]

Thank you for your support!!!

Fire Prevention question for the day.....answer quickly!
10/08/2020

Fire Prevention question for the day.....answer quickly!

10/07/2020
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Serve up fire safety in the kitchen!
Fire Safety Week, 2020

#BFRS #ExcellenceThroughService

https://youtu.be/TwBFqt5PZFE

Enjoy the videos and music you love, upload original content, and share it all with friends, family, and the world on YouTube.

Fire Prevention question for today.  Answer quickly, don't forget to see contest rules.
10/06/2020

Fire Prevention question for today. Answer quickly, don't forget to see contest rules.

Birmingham Fire and Rescue, fire safety tips for the kitchen.
10/05/2020

Birmingham Fire and Rescue, fire safety tips for the kitchen.

To all participants participating in our fire prevention basket contest, please refer to the rules listed.
10/05/2020

To all participants participating in our fire prevention basket contest, please refer to the rules listed.

Birmingham Fire and Rescue’s Public Education Division would like to challenge your knowledge about kitchen fire safety, during Fire Prevention Week. We are giving away several fire prevention baskets along with a fire extinguisher to promote kitchen fire safety, see the details listed.

BFRS was live this a.m. on WATV 94.9, discussing Fire Prevention Week.  Guest speaker was Fire Marshal, Jackie Hicks, in...
10/05/2020

BFRS was live this a.m. on WATV 94.9, discussing Fire Prevention Week. Guest speaker was Fire Marshal, Jackie Hicks, interviewed by Jerome Da Homie Jay Crumpton and Bennie MAC. Tune in on Wednesday 10/7/20 at 07:30 for a follow up conversation on "Meat of the Matter".

Public Education's first question of the week, answer quickly!  Just a reminder to all participants responding to the fi...
10/05/2020

Public Education's first question of the week, answer quickly! Just a reminder to all participants responding to the fire prevention contest question. Please refer to our contest rules, posted on 7/3/20.

A little history on Fire Prevention Week
10/04/2020

A little history on Fire Prevention Week

Birmingham Fire and Rescue’s Public Education Division would like to challenge your knowledge about kitchen fire safety,...
10/03/2020

Birmingham Fire and Rescue’s Public Education Division would like to challenge your knowledge about kitchen fire safety, during Fire Prevention Week. We are giving away several fire prevention baskets along with a fire extinguisher to promote kitchen fire safety, see the details listed.

10/02/2020

Check out our Public Education Bureau and their plan for Fire Prevention Week.
#BFRS #ExcellenceThroughService

https://youtu.be/37WThNgZmw4

Congratulations to Firefighter, LaRhonda Ihediwa, for receiving a "Letter of Appreciation" in providing great customer s...
09/30/2020

Congratulations to Firefighter, LaRhonda Ihediwa, for receiving a "Letter of Appreciation" in providing great customer service.

Birmingham City Council
09/28/2020

Birmingham City Council

Tomorrow night, starting at 7pm!

Time is running out to complete the census and the City of Birmingham stands to lose millions of dollars if we don’t get more people counted! That’s millions lost for our kids’ education, reliable public transportation, paving our streets, food assistance programs, public housing, healthcare, libraries, neighborhood improvements, and so much more. If you haven’t completed the census, do it TODAY by calling 1-844-330-2020 or visiting www.my2020census.gov

This year's cancer awareness shirts are coming soon! Sales will benefit the American Cancer Society. Shirts will be $15....
09/24/2020

This year's cancer awareness shirts are coming soon!

Sales will benefit the American Cancer Society.

Shirts will be $15.

Stay tuned for the ordering process.

Heads up! The application period for firefighter for most Jefferson County fire departments ends this Friday, September ...
09/23/2020

Heads up! The application period for firefighter for most Jefferson County fire departments ends this Friday, September 25th. If you're interested in applying, the opportunity does not come around often.
www.jobsquest.org

09/17/2020
City of Birmingham Government

City of Birmingham Government

The Academy of Civic Engagement, also known as ACE, is back in session! This year we’re going virtual. This is your chance to learn how to be active and involved in city government. Sign up at birminghamal.gov/ACE. The program kicks off Oct. 22.

09/17/2020
09/17/2020
Public Educators, Lieutenant Jones and Sparky visited the Children’s Village for an in service safety class on fire prev...
09/15/2020

Public Educators, Lieutenant Jones and Sparky visited the Children’s Village for an in service safety class on fire prevention.

The Personnel Board of Jefferson County has opened the application process to become an eligible applicant for the posit...
09/14/2020

The Personnel Board of Jefferson County has opened the application process to become an eligible applicant for the position of firefighter in Jefferson County. This is the first step in the process to become a Birmingham Firefighter. The application period closes September 25th.

You must have a high school diploma or G.E.D., be at least 18 years old by October 20th, and no felony convictions.

Follow the link below to apply.
https://pbjcal.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/JobsQuest/job/Merit-System/Firefighter_R0003056

Birmingham Fire and Rescue Service would like to thank Frontline Foods of Birmingham for sponsoring meals for all fire p...
09/12/2020

Birmingham Fire and Rescue Service would like to thank Frontline Foods of Birmingham for sponsoring meals for all fire personnel in recognition of 9/11.

Today we remember those who sacrificed everything 19 years ago.#September11th#WeRemember
09/11/2020

Today we remember those who sacrificed everything 19 years ago.
#September11th
#WeRemember

09/11/2020

Fall 2020 Recruit School Graduation

Remember September 7th, is Labor Day.
09/03/2020

Remember September 7th, is Labor Day.

08/11/2020

For over 60 years, Birmingham Fire and Rescue Service has been collecting money at Fill the Boot drives around the city. This year, due to the Covid-19 pandemic, our members are unable to physically fill the boot. We are resolute, however, to continue our support for Alabama Muscular Dystrophy Association. Please join us as we virtually fill the boot.

https://filltheboot.donordrive.com/index.cfm?fuseaction=donorDrive.team&teamID=7369

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1808 7th Ave N
Birmingham, AL
35203

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