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"
Space Heater Safety
As the temperature drops , the HFD urges citizens to be careful and follow some simple safety tips when using space heaters and other supplemental heating sources. Read More >>>
According to the National Candle Association, 70% of households in the U.S. use candles and Most people don’t see candles as a major fire hazard. 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 >>>
Free Immunizations for Children
Throughout the year, The Caring for Children Foundation Care Van Program is giving free childhood vaccinations to children, birth to 18 years at select Houston Fire Stations and community centers.
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Unattended cooking is the number one cause of home fires.
They can be prevented! 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
600 Jefferson, 7th Floor
Houston, Texas 77002
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