Fire Department

Motto & Responsibilities


With the motto of, "Caring Service... Proud Tradition," the Farmers Branch Fire Department has operated continuously since the incorporation of the City in 1946. The Farmers Branch Fire Department is responsible for:
  • Fire suppression
  • Emergency medical services
  • Rescue operations
  • Emergency management
  • Commercial fire safety inspections
  • Fire code enforcement
  • Building and site plan review
  • Public fire and life safety education programs
  • Fire investigations
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ISO Class 1 Designation


The Farmers Branch Fire Department is 1 of 63 Texas Fire Departments and 1 of 300 National Fire Departments with a Class 1 designation. Effective December 1, 2018.FB_ISO_onNavyBackground_diecut

Organization


The Farmers Branch Fire Department is made up of three divisions: administration, fire operations, and fire prevention. The fire department currently maintains on-duty staffing for:

  • Two Paramedic Engines
  • One Paramedic Quint
  • One Paramedic Truck
  • Three Paramedic Ambulances
  • One Battalion Chief Unit

Annual Reports


You can learn more about our department by reading our annual reports.
2016-2017 Fire Department Annual Report
2015-2016 Fire Department Annual Report
2014-2015 Fire Department Annual Report
2013-2014 Fire Department Annual Report
2012-2013 Fire Department Annual Report
2011-2012 Fire Department Annual Report

 

Contact Us


You can browse our staff directory to contact our employees by email.