Lamar County Fire Department

Find Lamar 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.

Beaverton Volunteer Fire Department 12495 U.s. 278 Beaverton AL 35544 205-698-8101

Bethlehem Volunteer Fire Department 161 Bill Taylor Rd Millport AL 35576

Byrd Volunteer Fire & Rescue Department 235 County Hwy 13 Detroit AL 35552 205-921-2939

Crossville Fire Department 16090 Highway 18 Vernon AL 35592 205-695-7372

Henson Springs Volunteer Fire Department 8288 River Road Sulligent AL 35586 205-698-8598

Kennedy Fire Department PO Box 70 Kennedy AL 35574 205-596-3670

Millport Fire Department 175 Millport Manor Drive Millport AL 35576 205-662-4996

Molly Volunteer Fire Department 52 McGill Gin Rd Sulligent AL 35586 205-695-7325

Star - Sunny Side Volunteer Fire Department County Rd 9 Millport AL 35576 205-645-7628

Sulligent Volunteer Fire Department 5795 U.s. 278 Sulligent AL 35586 205-698-0434

Vernon Fire Department 152 1st Avenue Northwest Vernon AL 35592 205-695-6999

About Lamar County Fire Departments

Lamar County Fire Departments provide fire protection and emergency response services to the Lamar County, AL community with a mission to prevent the loss of life and property. In addition to responding to calls for fire suppression, Lamar 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:
  • Lamar County fire stations
  • 9-1-1 emergencies and first response
  • Fire and emergency preparedness
  • Lamar County Fire Marshals and Inspectors
  • Lamar County Fire Department jobs and employment
Fire Departments in Lamar County

Lamar 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 Lamar County. Lamar County Volunteer Fire Departments are organized with a similar structure or as independent Lamar County Fire departments and districts with their own fire company.

First Response and Fire Emergencies in Lamar County, AL

In an emergency situation, 911 calls are received at a designated public safety answering point (PSAP). The Lamar County PSAP routes the call to the appropriate dispatch agency, which coordinates the Lamar 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.

Lamar County Fire Code Inspections

Fire prevention education is part of Fire Department operations under the authority of the Lamar County Fire Marshal. Fire prevention involves the enforcement of the Lamar 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 Lamar County schools, public information campaigns, smoke detector distribution programs, and outreach at public events. The Lamar County Fire Marshal also investigates structure fires to determine their causes.