Houston Fire Department
Promoting Excellence as the World's Largest Accredited Municipal Fire Agency
Vision Statement ~ HFD will be recognized as a premier public service organization, respected and admired by our peers and the community as the most diverse, innovative, and efficient public safety provider in the world.
Mission Statement ~ To save lives, protect property, and serve our community with courage, commitment and compassion.
Slogan ~ "Courage, Commitment and Compassion"
It's Hurricane Season. Are You Prepared?
Understanding what to look for, and what you should do before, during and after a hurricane will make you more ready to deal with their effects. Read More from the Houston Office Of Emergency Management >>>
HFD reminds citizens about the importance of taking safety measures when outdoors to avoid heat-related medical emergencies. Read More >>>
Look Before You Lock
The Houston Fire Department’s overall goal is to make sure no more children will die because they were left unattended in a vehicle. Read More >>>
It is always best to prevent a fire than to have to deal with one. Unattended cooking is the primary cause of kitchen fires. Read More >>>
Texting Distracts! Watch The Road!
Drivers who text and drive are six times more likely to get into an accident than drivers who refrain from texting while driving. Read More >>>
Teen Driver Safety Made Possible by State Farm
"Peddle" cars with specialized "goggles" to let the "driver" experience and understand the dangers of drinking and driving. Read More >>>