Emergency Preparedness

CPR is taught throughout the year at Station 1 and is open to the community. If you wish to register please send us your name and contact information. Payment is due at the time of the class.

If you would like safety material for your organization or to have have someone talk to your group contact us here.

Safety Links

For updates on road conditions and closing visit:

Tuscaloosa County Roads and Bridges


If you suspect a natural gas leak, call Spire at 1-800-292-4008 or call 911.

For downed power lines call 1-800-888-APCO (2726) or call 911. Do not approach a downed power line even if you think it is “dead”.

Every family needs a plan, for help visit https://www.ready.gov/make-a-plan

Get the whole family involved!

Don’t forget the pets!

For emergency weather alerts in Tuscaloosa subscribe to TuscALERT.

Make sure you have a weather radio or app handy at all times. Weather apps are available from the following from Google Play and the App Store:

Weather Radio (paid) Android Apple

WBRC First Alert Weather

ABC 33/40 Weather Android Apple

FEMA Mobile App

Alabama SAF-T-NET– Notifies Alabama residents of severe weather by text, voice call, app, or email for up to four separate locations.

Know where you live! Being able to spot your county on a map during a weather emergency is critical.

Always call before you dig!!! Call 811 or go to 811al.com at least two working days prior to digging.

Move over for flashing lights! It’s the law!!

Emergency Alert

If you will need additional assistance in the event of an evacuation, please fill out the form below.