A primary mission of the Tullahoma Fire Department is fire prevention. Unwanted fires can cause personal tragedies and large monetary losses. All Fire Department personnel are active in proactive fire prevention efforts. The Fire Chief is the "fire authority having jurisdiction" in Tullahoma. The Deputy Fire Marshall is the field representative for the Fire Chief. The Tullahoma Deputy Fire Marshall is certified by the State of Tennessee Fire Marshall's Office.
Fire Prevention Activities
The Community Risk Reduction Coordinator schedules and administers fire prevention activities, including:
Smoke alarm installation provided through the "Get Alarmed, TN" program
Accessible to residents within the city limits
Public fire safety education
Fire station tours
Fire safety talks to schools, civic and community groups
Recognition of Fire Prevention Week
All Tullahoma citizens are encouraged to take an active role in preventing unwanted fires and reducing unsafe fire conditions. Please contact the Deputy Fire Marshall Nick Kimbro to report fire prevention concerns.