The North Branford Fire Department is an all-hazards response agency operated by a command staff that includes the Fire Chief and Deputy Fire Chief. They are assisted by a Deputy Chief of Training, Assistant Chief of Training, Fire Marshal and Deputy Fire Marshal; Company Captains, Lieutenants and Foreman are charged with managing their respective units.
The Department is charged with improving and maintaining the quality of life of our citizens and visitors by:
providing effective and efficient fire suppression
emergency medical services
hazardous materials response
fire prevention, inspection and investigation
public fire education and training
Incident operations are managed through the implementation of written rules and regulations, standard operating guidelines, general orders, policies and procedures.
The NBFD is the designated by CT-OEMS as the primary EMS responder for North Branford and operates the ambulance at the mobile intensive care paramedic level. Each company operates either a quick response EMS unit and/or heavy rescue truck.