Division of Fire and Life Safety

The mission of the Division of Fire and Life Safety is to prevent the loss of life and property from fire and explosion. We are composed of three Bureau's: Life Safety Inspection; Plan Review; and Training and Education.

2014 Alaska Fire Death Total - 11 (To Date)
2013 Alaska Fire Death Total - 16

Burny is the mascot for the Alaska Division of Fire and Life Safety. He works to educate people about fire safety and the prevention of dangerous fires. Play Burny's Fire Safety game and bring fire safety into focus for your family.

Download the Burny Fire Safety App (Android and iOS is available) below:

Requirements for Burny iOS and Android Apps:
iOS: 3.0 or later.
Android: 1.5 or later.

In an effort to better inform the Alaskan public on current fire and life safety issues in the State of Alaska, the Division of Fire and Life Safety began publishing a monthly "Burny's Fire Facts" sheet. Please review by clicking on the icon below and distribute in your area.

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