Caring, Competent Professionals
The Belding Fire Department provides 24-hour service. Full time firefighters each work a 24-hour shift at the fire station. On-call firefighters may respond from their place of employment or from their home. Response times within the City limits for the first fire apparatus average less than three minutes.
The Belding Fire Department is responsible for fire and rescue services in the City of Belding, Otisco Township, and the northern portion of Keene Township.
The City of Belding was re-evaluated by the Insurance Services Organization in September 2021. On January 1, 2022, the ISO PPC rating for the City of Belding was Class 4.
The Belding Fire Department provides Medical First Responder services to our protection area. The on-duty firefighters respond in addition to an ambulance on all pre-determined high priority medical emergencies.
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Technical Rescue Services
The Belding Fire Department provides technical rescue services, such as:
- Water/ice rescue
- Confined space rescue
- Low-angle rope rescue
- Vehicle/machinery extrication
- Hazardous materials operations
- Trench rescue operations