Dawson Volunteer Fire Department in Dawson, Illinois

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Dawson Volunteer Fire Department Details

Address, Phone Number, and Fax Number for Dawson Volunteer Fire Department, a Fire Department, at Lewis Street, Dawson IL.

Name
Dawson Volunteer Fire Department
Address
109 Lewis Street
Dawson, Illinois, 62520
Phone
217-364-5975
Fax
217-364-9805

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About the Dawson Volunteer Fire Department

The Dawson Volunteer Fire Department, located in Dawson, IL, provides fire protection and emergency response services to the Dawson community. The Fire Department's mission is to prevent the loss of life and property. In addition to responding to fires, the Dawson Volunteer Fire Department also responds to medical emergencies, motor vehicle accidents, rescue calls, and incidents involving hazardous materials.

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

The Dawson Volunteer Fire Department provides information on Dawson fire stations and fire districts. They also provide information on fire safety requirements for residential and business buildings, fire safety testing, and public records on the department's activities. The Fire Department issues annual reports with department information, events, and response numbers.

Emergency Response Services in Dawson, IL

In an emergency situation, 911 routes safety calls to a dispatch agency, which coordinates the Dawson Fire Department response. In Dawson, the responding Fire House depends on the geographic location, the resources needed for the call, or paramedic emergency services. Some Fire Houses in Dawson, for example, have aerial ladders, fire hoses, fire trucks, rescue vehicles, or water pumpers. Multiple Dawson Fire Stations may respond to the same emergency by sending fire engines.

Dawson Fire and Emergency Preparedness Resources

In Dawson, the Fire Department also offers fire and emergency preparedness resources. The Fire Department may offer safety classes, distribute smoke detectors, and run public information campaigns. The educational programs offered by Dawson Volunteer Fire Department include events in Dawson schools to teach children about fire safety and outreach at public events. Dawson residents can also receive fire safety tips and resources on the community's emergency response plan from the Fire Department.

Dawson Fire Code Inspections

The Fire Department conducts fire code inspections for Dawson buildings. The Dawson Fire Marshal enforces the Sangamon County and Illinois Fire Code by reviewing plans for new construction or renovations. The Fire Marshal also coordinates with the Dawson building code and building permit offices, and investigates fires to determine their cause.

Contact the Dawson Volunteer Fire Department

You may contact the Dawson Volunteer Fire Department by calling 217-364-5975, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: Dawson Volunteer Fire Department, 109 Lewis Street, Dawson, Illinois, 62520.