Fire Department

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The event of COVID 19 has changed our lives and created new challenges . Many parents have began to work and even teach children from home . The Fire Service ask you to always be mindful of these home safety practices to ensure a fire safe environment for your family .


Safety Tips

 Complete a home fire safety checklist and identify fire risks in your

home.

 Test smoke alarms and carbon monoxide detectors monthly and

change the batteries at least once a year.

 Place smoke alarms on each floor of your home and in each

bedroom.

 Make sure that everyone in the home can hear the smoke alarm

from their bedrooms.

 Make a family fire escape plan and practice it once a month.

 Make sure that everyone in the house understands the family fire

escape plan.

 Place fire extinguishers throughout your home and make sure

everyone in the house knows how to use them.

 Never leave food unattended on the stove, keep all matches and

lighters out of the reach of children, and don’t place portable

heaters near flammable materials.


Duties

Duties include:

  • Controlling hazardous materials incidents
  • Extinguishing and investigating hostile fires
  • Mitigating the effects of natural disasters
  • Presenting life safety education programs
  • Providing first-responder services to people experiencing potential life-threatening medical emergencies
  • Rescuing persons in danger

Guiding Principals

In performing our daily tasks and while on emergency incidents, we will always be professional and courteous to each other, the persons we are assisting, and the public in general. In pursuing our mission, we commit to these guiding principles:

  • To always treat our citizens with courtesy and respect
  • To take personal responsibility in attaining organizational goals and pride in our work
  • To work towards improving the quality of service that we provide through the highest quality training available

Thank You

On behalf of the entire department, 'Thank-you' for the privilege of serving you.

Information was provided by Fire Chief Jay Moore

The mission of the Lawrenceburg Fire Department is to protect lives, property, and the environment of Lawrenceburg, and if requested, Lawrence and surrounding counties.