The Hattiesburg Fire Department provides fire suppression, rescue, emergency medical and hazardous materials response, as well as fire prevention and education services to city citizens. It is comprised of administration, prevention, training and operations divisions. The department oversees a professional staff of more than 120 employees. The Hattiesburg Fire Department s operations division provides continuous fire rescue and related emergency response services. Its fire prevention division conducts regular compliance inspections of city businesses and commercial structures. The department also administers fire prevention and education programs in schools, clubs and organizations. Additionally, it offers the Vehicle Replacement Program, which manages state insurance rebate funds to replace old apparatus with new trucks. The Hattiesburg Fire Department maintains a presence in Hattiesburg, Miss.