Winston-Salem Fire Department

The Winston-Salem Fire Department provides a timely response to calls for assistance involving fire, medical situations, and rescue incidents. The department provides code enforcement, fire prevention education, and smoke alarms as a first line of defense in preventing loss of life and mitigating property damage.

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  • WSFD Quick Facts
  • 2016 Number of calls = 27,056
  • 2016 Number of fire calls = 829
  • 2016 Number of EMS/Rescue calls = 17,634
  • 2015 Number of other calls (False Alarm, Hazardous Conditions, General Service calls, etc.) = 8,593
  • Number of total employees = 352.5

We had 30 days without any kitchen fires in 2016



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