Jefferson County Fire Department

Find Jefferson County Alabama fire departments, city fire stations, firefighters, brigades, chiefs, inspectors, marshals, and local volunteers. Fire departments provide information on fire risk assessment, permits, fire alarms, and safety guidance.

Adger Volunteer Fire Department 7276 Johns Road Adger AL 35006 205-424-6310

Alabama Aircraft Industries 1943 50th Street North Birmingham AL 35212 205-592-0011

Argo Fire Department 8885 Gadsden Highway Trussville AL 35173 205-655-2900

Bessemer Fire Department 1111 2nd Avenue North Bessemer AL 35020 205-428-5151

Birmingham Fire Department 1808 7th Avenue North Birmingham AL 35203 205-254-2052

Birmingport Fire District 9158 Taylors Ferry Road Bessemer AL 35023 205-436-4174

Brookside Fire Department 4199 Municipal Dr Brookside AL 35036 205-674-8205

Cane Creek Volunteer Fire Department 915 Warrior Jasper Road Warrior AL 35180 205-647-2716

Centerpoint Fire Department 2229 Center Point Parkway Birmingham AL 35215 205-853-5098

City Of Brighton Fire Department 3700 Main Street Brighton AL 35020 205-425-8934

Concord Fire District 6798 Warrior River Road Bessemer AL 35023 205-491-1170

Eastern Valley Fire Department 828 Eastern Valley Road Bessemer AL 35020 205-424-0143

Fairfield Fire Department 5231 Court East Fairfield AL 35064 205-787-1679

Forestdale Fire District 751 Heflin Avenue East Birmingham AL 35214 205-798-5611

Fultondale Fire And Rescue Service 1220 Old Walker Chapel Road Fultondale AL 35068 205-841-0075

Gardendale Fire And Rescue 1811 Decatur Highway Gardendale AL 35071 205-631-6600

Graysville Fire Department 246 South Main Street Graysville AL 35073 205-674-5569

Green Pond Fire Department 19629 Eastern Valley Road McCalla AL 35111 205-938-9991

Homewood Fire Department 1903 29th Avenue South Homewood AL 35209 205-332-6154

Hueytown Fire Department 1318 Hueytown Road Hueytown AL 35023 205-491-3587

About Jefferson County Fire Departments

Jefferson County Fire Departments provide fire protection and emergency response services to the Jefferson County, AL community with a mission to prevent the loss of life and property. In addition to responding to calls for fire suppression, Jefferson County Fire Departments respond to medical emergencies, incidents involving hazardous materials, rescue calls, and motor vehicle or other accidents.

You may contact the Fire Department for questions about:
  • Jefferson County fire stations
  • 9-1-1 emergencies and first response
  • Fire and emergency preparedness
  • Jefferson County Fire Marshals and Inspectors
  • Jefferson County Fire Department jobs and employment
Fire Departments in Jefferson County

Jefferson County Fire Departments may be staffed with paid professional firefighters, volunteers, or a combination of the two. Professional Fire Services in Alabama are organized around a central command with response units, known as fire companies, geographically dispersed throughout Jefferson County. Jefferson County Volunteer Fire Departments are organized with a similar structure or as independent Jefferson County Fire departments and districts with their own fire company.

First Response and Fire Emergencies in Jefferson County, AL

In an emergency situation, 911 calls are received at a designated public safety answering point (PSAP). The Jefferson County PSAP routes the call to the appropriate dispatch agency, which coordinates the Jefferson County Fire Dept response. The responding Fire House may be determined based on geographic location or the resource needed for the call, such as an aerial ladder, fire hose, fire truck, water pumper, tanker truck, brush fire vehicle, rescue vehicle, or paramedic emergency services. In many cases, multiple Fire Stations and fire engines are dispatched to the emergency.

Jefferson County Fire Code Inspections

Fire prevention education is part of Fire Department operations under the authority of the Jefferson County Fire Marshal. Fire prevention involves the enforcement of the Jefferson County and Alabama Fire Code and is closely associated with the building code and building permitting process. The Fire Marshal is involved in the plan review process for new construction or renovation projects and is responsible for ensuring that Fire Code requirements are met before signing off on design plans. Other common fire prevention efforts include educational programs in Jefferson County schools, public information campaigns, smoke detector distribution programs, and outreach at public events. The Jefferson County Fire Marshal also investigates structure fires to determine their causes.