The Division of Fire Prevention, operated by Las Vegas Fire & Rescue, assists in the development of fire and life safety plans for special events, such as festivals, parades and car shows. Las Vegas Fire & Rescue is a department of the government of the City of Las Vegas. The department offers a range of emergency management and medical services. It specializes in fire suppression operations and has a bomb squad. The department responds to a variety of hazardous materials. Las Vegas Fire & Rescue maintains fire ordinances and regulations. The department offers online safety tips and distributes media releases. Las Vegas Fire & Rescue operates public education programs.