5/24
May is one of the peak months for outdoor grilling fires. As the weather warms up and people begin to cook outdoors, the number of grilling-related fires increases. Before firing up your grill this holiday weekend, take these simple steps to ensure [...]
5/21
SEATTLE – On May 16, 2019, the Seattle Fire Department held a promotional ceremony at Fire Station 10 to appoint six members to new positions. The event was emceed by Fire Chief Scoggins. The following employees were promoted: Willie Barrington [...]
5/16
At today’s Awards Luncheon, Seattle Fire recognized these people for their contributions to our community. Employees of the Year Awards These individuals have demonstrated incredible service to both our internal and external customers, performing [...]

Issues and Initiatives

Low Acuity team

Low Acuity Program

The Low Acuity Alarm Program was designed to address the growing amount of Low Acuity or Non-Emergent responses.

Response Numbers and Activities

The 2017 Annual Report includes department information and response numbers.

Wet System

Systems Testing & Reporting

A new process for documenting and tracking buildings’ fire and life safety systems was implemented in 2017.

Here to Serve

The mission of the Seattle Fire Department is to save lives and protect property through emergency medical service, fire and rescue response and fire prevention. We respond immediately when any member of our community needs help with professional, effective and compassionate service.

The Seattle Fire Department: a national leader in responding to and preventing emergencies with a commitment to excellence and teamwork.