Plano Fire-Rescue is committed to protecting and enhancing the quality of life in Plano through a comprehensive program of fire and medical services directed toward public safety.
Plano Fire-Rescue (PFR) is an Insurance Service Office (ISO) Class 1, Commission on Fire Accreditation International (CFAI), and Commission on Accreditation of Ambulance Services (CAAS) public safety department protecting a metropolitan population of 271,000 residents over 72 square miles with an all-hazards firefighting force of over 335 personnel, responding from 13 stations, offering:
EMS (ALS) transport
Hazardous material (technician level) response
Heavy and technical rescue
Prevention / inspection / investigation
Applications are now being accepted for the Spring 2015 Plano Fire-Rescue's Citizens Fire Academy. The CFA is a ten-week long course for people who live or work in Plano. Classes meet Thursday nights from 6:30 to 9:30 pm at Plano Fire Rescue's Administration Building at 1901 K Avenue. Classes will begin in February and dates will be confirmed in November. For more information on the CFA, contact Captain Peggy Harrell at 972-941-7421 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Baylor Regional Medical Center at Plano has generously donated a $7,000 state-of-the-art blood analysis device, called an i-STAT®, to Plano Fire-Rescue for use in their expanding Community Paramedic Program. Read on...