Houston Fire Department
Promoting Excellence as the World’s Largest Accredited Municipal Fire Agency
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.
To save lives, protect property, and serve our community with courage, commitment and compassion.
“Courage, Commitment and Compassion”
It’s Hurricane Season, Are You Prepared?
Most people in Houston do not need to evacuate during a hurricane. The City encourages those who live in storm surge areas, require electricity for medical purposes, or live in mobile homes to evacuate ahead of a storm. 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
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