Black Rock City Emergency Services Department

Welcome! We appreciate your interest and hope you’ll consider working with us. 


The Emergency Services Department at Burning Man made up of six factions: Fire Branch, Medical Branch, Crisis Intervention Team, Communications Branch, Logistics Section, and Planning Section.
Our volunteers come from all over the United States and beyond to work towards a common goal of supporting the denizens of Black Rock City when they need it most. Aaaand also to spend time with the most amazing people in the grandest city on earth!
Want to learn more? Click below to hear why working with ESD will be the best thing you ever do at Burning Man.