Walker County Fire Department

Find Walker 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.

Argo Area Volunteer Fire Department 6558 Highway 78 Cordova AL 35550 205-648-2202

Bagley Fire & Rescue 7175 Bankhead Highway Dora AL 35062 205-648-4608

Barney Volunteer Fire Department 2160 Granny Hyche Road Cordova AL 35550 205-483-9638

Boldo Volunteer Fire Department 27516 Highway 69 Jasper AL 35504 205-384-6008

Carbon Hill Volunteer Fire Department 107 2nd Avenue Northwest Carbon Hill AL 35549 205-924-4412

City Of Dora Fire And Rescue Service 1485 Sharon Boulevard Dora AL 35062 205-648-3211

Copeland Ferry Pumpkin Center Fire Department 19134 Highway 269 Quinton AL 35130 205-674-0607

Cordova Volunteer Fire Department 50 Stevens Street Cordova AL 35550 205-483-1800

Curry Fire and Rescue 90 Smith Lake Dam Road Jasper AL 35504 205-387-0364

Eldridge Volunteer Fire Department PO Box 99 Eldridge AL 35554 205-924-4383

Empire Volunteer Fire Department 44 Wingo Road Empire AL 35063 205-648-5267

Hay Valley Fire Department 3604 Hay Valley Road Cordova AL 35550 205-482-0529

Hubbertville Volunteer Fire Department Hwy 129 Eldridge AL 35594 205-487-5042

Jasper City Fire Department 10 18th Street East Jasper AL 35501 205-221-8509

Mount Zion Fire & Rescue 325 J B Rigsby Road Jasper AL 35503 205-295-1520

Oakman Fire Department 10195 Main Street Oakman AL 35579 205-622-3266

Parrish Fire & Rescue 24 Bank Street Parrish AL 35580 205-686-5762

Saragossa Volunteer Fire Department 2440 Saragossa Road Nauvoo AL 35578 205-221-3287

Sipsey Volunteer Fire Department 200 Park Rd Sipsey AL 35584 205-648-8278

Thach Volunteer Fire Department 10338 Highway 195 Jasper AL 35503 205-384-6319

About Walker County Fire Departments

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

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

First Response and Fire Emergencies in Walker County, AL

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

Walker County Fire Code Inspections

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