Fire department

Fire department

Fire department

The Hilden Fire Department performs numerous tasks in the areas of hazard prevention and public welfare. The legal basis for these tasks is the North Rhine-Westphalia Fire Protection, Relief and Disaster Control Act (BHKG) and the North Rhine-Westphalia Rescue Service Act (RettG). In 2010 and 2011, a new building was added to the Hilden fire station and the existing building was remodeled.

The profession

The full-time fire station is part of the independent department II/37 - fire department - of the Hilden city administration. It consists of two watch departments, each of which works 24-hour shifts. In addition, the office manager, the watch manager and the employees of the Preventive Hazard Prevention Department are on duty on a daily basis. General administrative work is carried out by three administrative employees.