Does the Oak Lawn Fire Department teach CPR, Babysitting or First Aid?
For information about these classes, contact the Fire Prevention Bureau at (708) 499-7810
Does Oak Lawn allow other fire departments to use its facilities?
Yes, for a reasonable fee area fire departments can use the training tower, forcible entry simulator and the search trainer. For information about the use of the facilities, contact the Training Bureau at (708) 499-7710
Does Oak Lawn run a fire academy?
The Oak Lawn Fire Department currently does not run a certified firefighter academy. From 1987 until 2008 nearly 1000 firefighters across the state of Illinois, received their initial certification training at the Oak Lawn Fire Academy.
How do I schedule a tour of the fire station for a group of children?
Not at this time, please use the following link for more information CPR Training
I’m an Oak Lawn resident, why did I get a bill for using the ambulance service?
Everyone who receives ambulance services from the Oak Lawn Fire Department will receive a bill. You just need to fill in your insurance information and return to the billing service. They will bill your insurance company and you will not be charged for your co-pay. Most residents have comprehensive health insurance which covers the cost of ambulance service so less of your dollars go towards property taxes to pay for excellent emergency rescue services 24/7. If you do not have insurance, you may contact the billing service at 1-800-244-2345 to make arrangements.
I used the ambulance service, how do I get a copy of the paramedic’s report?
Go to Station #2 located at 6451 W. 93rd Place, Monday thru Friday between 8:30 - 4:30. With a photo ID, you can get a copy of your ambulance report.
How do I get a copy of a fire report?
Call the Fire Department office at (708) 499-7700
What do I do with old gasoline/oil/paint that I don’t want?