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April is National Pet Month!

Posted on 04/15/2021

Did you know that April is National Pet Month? We'd like to take a moment to discuss pet fire safety tips with you so you can keep your furry loved ones safe. While pets provide us with friendship, love, and… Read More

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Learn CPR & Save a Life

Posted on 02/22/2021

Join the Winter Park Fire-Rescue Department to learn CPR. Students will earn their American Heart Association CPR certification through this course. Participants will learn adult, child, and infant CPR. This class is perfect for parents, care providers, and older siblings.… Read More

Protect Yourself and Others from Electrical Hazards

Posted on 02/09/2021

Be careful to avoid electrical hazards both in your home and elsewhere. Here are some tips:

Join us in Welcoming Dr. Mitch Maulfair

Posted on 02/01/2021

Please join us in welcoming our new Medical Director, Dr. Mitchell Maulfair, D.O. (pictured in white) Dr. Maulfair is responsible for the development, implementation of emergency medical policies and procedures. His critical oversight and medical direction ensure effective emergency medical… Read More

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Our Members are Dedicated to #OurCommunity!

Posted on 01/22/2021

Please join us in congratulating Firefighter Jake Gercak who is now a certified Florida Smoke Diver. Florida Smoke Diver a physically and mentally demanding program designed to challenge the most elite Firefighters in our profession. In our training we should… Read More

Exercise caution when deciding how to use your space heater.

Plugging in Space Heaters

Posted on 01/11/2021

While there are many ways to plug in a space heater, always exercise caution when doing so. Use the tips below when deciding how to use your space heater. According to the National Fire Protection Association, NFPA, nearly half (48%)… Read More

Ensure Your Christmas Tree Doesn't Become a Hazard!

Ensure Your Christmas Tree Doesn't Become A Hazard!

Posted on 12/15/2020

Be sure to check with the City of Winter Park Sustainability Program to find the best way to recycle your tree.

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Thanksgiving Safety!

Posted on 11/22/2020

Safety in the kitchen is essential, especially on Thanksgiving Day, which is the leading day of the year for home fires involving cooking equipment.

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Join Our Tradition. Winter Park Fire-Rescue - Now Hiring!

Posted on 08/20/2020

The Winter Park Fire-Rescue Department conducts a comprehensive selection process for the position of firefighter. Every applicant is required to complete all steps of the process before being placed on our eligibility list.

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How to Make a First Aid Kit!

Posted on 07/24/2020

A well-stocked first-aid kit is essential for every home and vehicle. Emergencies can be handled quickly by having the right supplies ahead of time.