Lauderdale County AL Fire Department

Find Lauderdale 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.

Anderson Fire Department 7270 Highway 207 Anderson AL 35610 256-247-3617

Center Star Fire District 80 Montclair Dr Killen AL 35645 256-757-1722

Central Fire Department 3276 County Road 6 Florence AL 35633 256-766-3330

Cloverdale Volunteer Fire Department 11370 Highway 157 Florence AL 35633 256-767-0900

Florence Fire Rescue 402 South Wood Avenue Florence AL 35630 256-760-6475

Goodsprings Volunteer Fire Department 33634 Highway 99 Anderson AL 35610 256-233-7796

Greenhill Senior Citizens 8731 U.s. 43 Florence AL 35634 256-757-3014

Killen Fire Department 217 J C Mauldin Highway Killen AL 35645 256-757-8170

Lexington Volunteer Fire Department PO Box 494 Lexington AL 35648 256-229-9997

Mid Lauderdale Volunteer Fire 4500 County Road 47 Florence AL 35630 256-767-2746

Oakland Volunteer Fire Department 5300 County Road 15 Florence AL 35633 256-766-1274

Rogersville Volunteer Fire 104 Wheeler Hills Road Rogersville AL 35652 256-247-6826

Underwood-Petersville Volunteer Fire Department 4661 Highway 157 Florence AL 35633 256-764-7740

Waterloo Volunteer Fire Department 6390 County Road 14 Waterloo AL 35677 256-766-2266

Zip City Fire Department 9235 Highway 17 Florence AL 35634 256-767-4260

About Lauderdale County Fire Departments

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

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

First Response and Fire Emergencies in Lauderdale County, AL

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

Lauderdale County Fire Code Inspections

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