Fire Prevention / Education

We are committed to service for our citizens and strive to prevent fire by a systematic approach including education, enforcement, and engineering.


  • Identify fire causing agents/events (i.e. improper storage of chemical(s))
  • Instruct proper fire extinguisher usage
  • Stress the importance of home evacuation plans


  • Fire detection equipment (i.e. smoke alarms)
  • Suppression equipment (automatic fire sprinklers)
  • Code requirements

To apply for smoke detector installments, tours, and inspections please contact the Fire Administrative Office at 901.873.5800.

Fire Fighter Alston Presents to Elementary Students About Fire Safety