The Fire Prevention Division is an integral part of the Pueblo Fire Department. Their role is to conduct fire safety inspections on all commercial properties in the city and provide both plan review and compliance inspections for all new buildings constructed within the community.
Public education is
also a major concern of the department’s fire life safety and operations
personnel. Each October during Fire Prevention Week, the Pueblo Fire
Department reaches out to thousands of local children to provide fire
This program helps protect our community’s
young people by teaching them what to do in the event of an emergency.
Annually, we make contact with over 14,000 residents.
The Fire Prevention Division also conducts investigations into the
fires that occur within the city. Determining the origin and cause of a
fire plays a prime role in preventing future incidents.
Bureau fire investigator personnel remain on-call 24 hours a day to respond to fire incidents.