The Pinole Fire Department offers the following programs:
- Free Smoke Detector: The Pinole Fire Department will provide (and install) a free smoke detector in your home. Additional detectors may be purchased at a minimal cost. Call (510) 724-8973 during normal business hours for more information.
- Child Car Seat Safety: We have trained firefighters to install your child's car seat according to specifications. For more information on Car Seat Safety, click here.
- Bike Helmet Safety: The Pinole Fire Department will provide a bike helmet to children living in Pinole, as inventory allows. For more information on Bike Helmet Safety, click here.
- School Programs: Every September the fire department goes to every grammar school in town and puts on a safety demonstration. Additional safety programs are available upon request.
- Senior Program: Every year we go to the three Senior Housing facilities and give a safety presentation.
- Business Inspections: With over 640 businesses in Pinole it is important to make sure they are safe. We inspect every business every other year.
- Open House: With October being Fire Prevention Month we set aside a day to open our doors to the public. We have tours, safety demonstrations including earthquake preparedness, jaws of life and fire safety tips. We serve hot dogs, punch and cookies for all to enjoy.
- Christmas Coalition & Toys for Tots: We are involved with both groups during the holiday season to help provide toys and food to the needy families in town.
- Career Day @ PVHS: Every year the fire department is invited to "Career Day" @ Pinole Valley High School. We have two firefighters on site to answer questions from students regarding the profession and informational handouts.