Firefighters prevent, fight and extinguish fires and assist in other emergencies, protect life and property and conduct rescue efforts.
- (a) responding to fire alarms and other calls for assistance, such as automobile and industrial accidents, bomb threats and other emergencies
- controlling and extinguishing fires using manual and power equipment and firefighting chemicals
- fighting special types of fires and using special equipment in industrial establishments
- rescuing people from burning buildings and accident sites and those trapped in dangerous situations
- preventing or limiting the spread of dangerous substances in case of fires or accidents
- informing the public about fire prevention.
Fire-fighter/ Fireman/ Fire sergeant/
Fire-fighter (aircraft accidents)
Fire-fighter (forest) / Lookout man (forest fire)/ Patrolman (forest fire)
Fireman( aircraft accidents/ fighting fires/ forest)/Firewoman( aircraft accidents/ fighting fires, forest)/Salvage man, fire
Source: Pakistan Bureau of Statistics, PSCO-2286