Highwood Fire Department in Highwood, Illinois

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Highwood Fire Department Details

Address, Phone Number, and Fax Number for Highwood Fire Department, a Fire Department, at Green Bay Road, Highwood IL.

Highwood Fire Department
428 Green Bay Road
Highwood, Illinois, 60040

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About the Highwood Fire Department

The Highwood Fire Department, located in Highwood, IL, provides fire protection and emergency response services to the Highwood community. The Fire Department's mission is to prevent the loss of life and property. In addition to responding to fires, the Highwood Fire Department also responds to medical emergencies, motor vehicle accidents, rescue calls, and incidents involving hazardous materials.

You may contact the Fire Department for questions about:
  • Highwood fire stations
  • 9-1-1 emergencies and first response services
  • Fire and emergency preparedness
  • Highwood Fire Marshals and Inspectors
  • Lake County Fire Department jobs and employment
Fire Department Information in Highwood

The Highwood Fire Department provides information on Highwood fire stations and fire districts. They also provide information on fire safety requirements for residential and business buildings, fire safety testing, and public records on the department's activities. The Fire Department issues annual reports with department information, events, and response numbers.

Emergency Response Services in Highwood, IL

In an emergency situation, 911 routes safety calls to a dispatch agency, which coordinates the Highwood Fire Department response. In Highwood, the responding Fire House depends on the geographic location, the resources needed for the call, or paramedic emergency services. Some Fire Houses in Highwood, for example, have aerial ladders, fire hoses, fire trucks, rescue vehicles, or water pumpers. Multiple Highwood Fire Stations may respond to the same emergency by sending fire engines.

Highwood Fire and Emergency Preparedness Resources

In Highwood, the Fire Department also offers fire and emergency preparedness resources. The Fire Department may offer safety classes, distribute smoke detectors, and run public information campaigns. The educational programs offered by Highwood Fire Department include events in Highwood schools to teach children about fire safety and outreach at public events. Highwood residents can also receive fire safety tips and resources on the community's emergency response plan from the Fire Department.

Highwood Fire Code Inspections

The Fire Department conducts fire code inspections for Highwood buildings. The Highwood Fire Marshal enforces the Lake County and Illinois Fire Code by reviewing plans for new construction or renovations. The Fire Marshal also coordinates with the Highwood building code and building permit offices, and investigates fires to determine their cause.

Contact the Highwood Fire Department

You may contact the Highwood Fire Department by calling 847-432-7622, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: Highwood Fire Department, 428 Green Bay Road, Highwood, Illinois, 60040.