Oakland Volunteer Fire Department in Florence Alabama

Address and phone number for Oakland Volunteer Fire Department, a Fire Department, at County Road 15, Florence AL.


Name
Oakland Volunteer Fire Department
Address
5300 County Road 15, Florence, Alabama, 35633
Phone
256-766-1274
Fax
256-766-1274

About the Oakland Volunteer Fire Department

The Oakland Volunteer Fire Department, located in Florence, AL, provides fire protection and emergency response services to the Florence community. The Fire Department's mission is to prevent the loss of life and property. In addition to responding to fires, the Oakland 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:
  • Florence fire stations
  • 9-1-1 emergencies and first response services
  • Fire and emergency preparedness
  • Florence Fire Marshals and Inspectors
  • Lauderdale County Fire Department jobs and employment
Fire Department Information in Florence

The Oakland Volunteer Fire Department provides information on Florence 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 Florence, AL

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

Florence Fire and Emergency Preparedness Resources

In Florence, 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 Oakland Volunteer Fire Department include events in Florence schools to teach children about fire safety and outreach at public events. Florence residents can also receive fire safety tips and resources on the community's emergency response plan from the Fire Department.

Florence Fire Code Inspections

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

Contact the Oakland Volunteer Fire Department

You may contact the Oakland Volunteer Fire Department by calling 256-766-1274, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: Oakland Volunteer Fire Department, 5300 County Road 15, Florence, Alabama, 35633.


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