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"
Memorial Day Weekend Safety
As we remember those who have died in our Nation's service, this Memorial Day Weekend and expect some rain, the Houston Fire Department urges citizens to follow some simple safety tips if enjoying the outdoors... Read More >>>
Look Before You Lock!
HFD reminds citizens about the importance of taking safety measures to avoid heat-related medical emergencies, including making sure you "Look Before They Lock". Read More >>>
Heat Related Emergencies
Before conducting outdoors activities and feeling thirsty, drink plenty of water and electrolyte-replacement beverages. 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 >>>
HFD offers children, K-2 grade, fun, entertaining and educational puppet shows that teach them important fire safety messages using children's songs and interactive performances. Made by possible a StateFarm grant. Read More >>>
Emergency / Life Threatening Calls
Houston Emergency Center
1801 Smith, 7th Floor
Houston, Texas 77002
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