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Protection and Rescue Bern

Protection and Rescue Bern

As a division of the Department of Security, the Environment and Energy, Protection and Rescue Bern unites the professional and militia fire brigades of the city of Bern, the medical police, the Bern plus civil protection organization and disaster control. It operates the emergency call centers 118 and 144. Protection and Rescue Bern is composed of around 300 professional and 1000 militia personnel.

Schutz und Rettung Bern
Murtenstrasse 98
3008 Bern
Tel. +41 31 638 99 00

Report emergencies around the clock directly to the emergency numbers!

  • Emergency number 118 | fire brigade
  • Emergency number 144 | medical police

Office opening hours

  • Monday to Thursday: 8-12 a.m. and 2-5 p.m.
  • Friday: 8-12 a.m. and 2-4 p.m.

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