Brunswick County Fire & Rescue
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The Brunswick County Fire and EMS system is a combination
system of dedicated career and volunteer members. The system
includes five fire companies, two EMS agencies, and two fire and
EMS companies who work collectively to serve the 18,419 residents
of Brunswick County, Virginia.
The career / volunteer system covers 579 square miles which includes
interstate 85, Highway One, Highway 46, and Highway 58. Also
included are two colleges, one private school, one senior high school,
one middle school, two elementary schools, and an industrial park.
The towns of Alberta, Brodnax, and Lawrenceville are also served by
the fire and EMS agencies in Brunswick County.
During 2010, the predominately volunteer system responded to over
4,311 fire and EMS calls.
Volunteers are offered a variety of benefits from Brunswick
County Fire and EMS agencies. These include: free or
discounted training, free turnout gear and uniforms, Fireman or
Squad Person of the Year Recognition, and the ability to use
volunteer affiliation on college, job, and other applications.
Volunteers also receive a free county decal for their service to
In addition to these benefits, volunteers are challenged daily as
they participate in fire and EMS activities. Volunteering is
exciting, rewarding, and promotes personal growth. Many
volunteers find themselves seeking careers in the fire/EMS
profession, and training and experience gained as a volunteer
makes individuals more marketable in the fire and EMS
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