The F.P.B(Fire Prevention Bureau) operates rapidly to save each citizen from every kind of disaster such as fire and other emergencies. The Bureau also acts to prevent these disasters.
The design of this emblem symbolizes these worthy and magnificent firefighting goals.
The motifs are,"The eyes to watch the safety of the citizens" and "The sunrise" representing the brilliant future of the Fire Prevention Bureau.
"The eyes to watch the safety of the citizens" is carried out by a disaster watching camera on top of the Fukuoka Tower while "The owl," keeps a sharp watch and Iistens intently with strained ears to protect the forests.It is the symbol of how the Fukuoka Fire Prevention Bureau watches and protects the citizens from disasters.
"The sunrise" symbolizes the passion of firemen who fight disasters
in the face of danger, to live up to the expectation of Fukuoka citizens
and the brilliant future of the Fire Prevention Bureau.
These two motifs are the pride of firefighters in the Fukuoka Fire Prevention Bureau who protect citizens from all kinds of disasters night and day.