Fire Department Administration

We, the members of the Safety Harbor Fire Department, are committed to providing emergency preparedness and response services with the utmost care and proficiency to help protect life and property from all hazards. A proactive approach is taken by extensive training and planning. We operate under the Incident Management System when responding to all emergencies and events to ensure the safety of our members, the citizens we serve, and the general public.

We are highly trained professionals that respond to thousands of calls each year. These calls range from extinguishing fires, handling emergency medical services, hazardous material response, disaster response and other types of emergencies. In addition to emergency response the department provides a variety of community oriented services, including public safety, education and prevention programs.

Group picture at Fire Department Award Ceremony at Safety Harbor Spa

SHFD operates and staffs 2 fire stations strategically located throughout the city and our fire district. Resources include:

  • 1 Truck Company
  • 1 Engine Company
  • 1 Fire Boat
  • 1 Medic Unit
  • 1 District Chief

Additional resources include 2 reserve engines and special rescue units used for special events.

The Department has a Public Protection Classification (PAC) rating of class 2 by Insurance Services Office (ISO).