In addition to providing the citizens of Baton Rouge with the highest level of fire and rescue emergency assistance, the over 582 career personnel employed by the Baton Rouge Fire Department work to supply citizens with non-emergency services, such as instruction on fire survival skills, inspecting homes and businesses for fire safety, and charitable services. Some of these services include:
fire education programs for groups of all sizes and ages
fire inspections for homes and businesses
smoke detector programs.
fire station tours.