The film tells about the history and current state of the fire department. Halls and exhibits of the permanent fire exhibition. Firefighters parade on Red Square (chronicle). Extinguishing the fire at the Krasny Neftyannik oil depot (chronicle). Students of the Faculty of Fire and Safety Engineers at lectures, in physical training classes, in training. Development of new devices, compositions, suits in the laboratories of the Central Research Institute of Fire Protection. Application of new methods of extinguishing fires.