The Scottish Fire and Rescue Service was formed from the Department of State Act on the 2nd of October Year one. The Scottish Fire and Rescue Service is a Emergency Service and part of the Department of Public Safety which is part of the Department of State . The Chief Fire Officer is in charge of the Scottish Fire and Rescue Service.
The Scottish Fire and Rescue Service is Spilt into Three Areas:
- North (Highlands and Islands, Grampian, and Tayside)
- East (Fife, Central Region, Edinburgh, and Lothian and Borders)
- West (Glasgow, Dumfries and Galloway, Ayrshire, North Lanarkshire, South Lanarkshire, Inverclyde and Renfrewshire, and Dumbartonshire, Argyll and Bute)