Life-saving home fire prevention tips from B’ham Fire & Rescue Captain Reynolds


Captain Orlando Reynolds and the entire Birmingham Fire & Rescue are committed to fire prevention in Birmingham. (Nathan Watson / Bham Now)

Did you know there are two to three home fires in Birmingham every week? It’s extremely important to know how to prevent a home fire as well as what to do if one breaks out. To learn more about home fire prevention and safety, we spoke with Captain Orlando Reynolds, a local firefighter who has been with Birmingham Fire & Rescue for 25 years. 

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Nathan Watson
Nathan Watson

Tennessee native who fell in love with Birmingham during college. Graduated from Birmingham-Southern College in 2019. Passionate about Birmingham and its continued growth.

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