SOUTHWESTERN POBLACION, CALAMBA, MISAMISM OCCIDENTAL
Calamba Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP)
Radio based standby frequency:
call sign: "BOA BASE"
Calamba Municipal Fire Station is located at the vicinity of the Municipal Hall. Equipped with two (2) units serviceable fire trucks. It has existing manpower/firefighters of seven (15) organic BFP personnel and one (1) fire aide from the Local Government Unit.
With the advent of dialing centers, the DILG has now launched the Patrol 117. For emergency calls, simply dial 117.
The Bureau of Fire Protection is mandated primarily to perform the following duties and functions:
Implement the existing provisions of Presidential Decree Number 1185 known as Fire Code of the Philippines, conduct fire prevention lectures, seminars and fire drills to all public and private institution/occupants or schools
Organize volunteer fire brigade within this municipality
Conduct regular fire fighting enhancement skill exercises to all CVO’s and fire aide, and investigate all causes of fire within area of responsibility.
Responsible for the prevention and suppression of all destructive fires such as:
a. buildings, houses and other structures;
c. land transportation vehicles and equipment's;
d. ship or vessels docked at piers or wharves or anchored in major seaports;
e. petroleum industry installation and
f. Plane crashes and other similar incidents.
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