Fireworks Prohibited in SeaTac

July 3–The City of SeaTac wants you and your family to have a safe and happy 4th of July holiday weekend. In order to keep everyone and their property safe, fireworks are prohibited in the City of SeaTac. To learn more click on this Puget Sound Fire link. To learn more about King County burnContinue reading “Fireworks Prohibited in SeaTac”

SeaTac Distributes Thousands of Free Masks to Those in Need

June 30-The City of SeaTac has already distributed nearly half of the 8,000 free personal protective equipment (PPE) masks it received from King County this month. The City is working with local partners on a variety of ways to distribute the masks. The City plans more distributions over the coming weeks. The City’s Emergency ManagerContinue reading “SeaTac Distributes Thousands of Free Masks to Those in Need”

Fireworks Safety in a Pandemic

June 26-Every year in the U.S., about 9,000 people are injured using fireworks at home, according to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC). Most of these injuries take place around the July Fourth holiday. This year, as we have been dealing with the COVID 19 pandemic most public fireworks displays have been cancelled. IfContinue reading “Fireworks Safety in a Pandemic”

Puget Sound Fire Weekly Incident Summary for June 14-20

June 23-Puget Sound Regional Fire Authority Weekly Incident Summary for June 14-20, 2020.           EMS/Rescue:                              440 False Call :                                   43 Fire:                                              12 Good Intent:                                  42 Haz Condition:                                8 Other:                                             3 Service:                                        19 Total: 567 Annual Total Year-to-Date:              13,065 The South King County Fire Training Consortium (SKCFTC) is proud to announce the graduation of the Firefighter TrainingContinue reading “Puget Sound Fire Weekly Incident Summary for June 14-20”

Puget Sound Regional Fire Authority Weekly Incident Summary for June 6-13, 2020

June 19- Puget Sound Regional Fire Authority Weekly Incident Summary for June 6-13, 2020. EMS/Rescue:                               391 False Call:                                    29 Fire:                                              15 Good Intent:                                 46 Haz Condition:                             8 Other:                                           3 Service:                                        14 Total: 506 Annual Total Year-to-Date:       12498 This week is National Firefighter Safety Stand Down week. The King County Fire Chiefs Association issued a statement. The organization alsoContinue reading “Puget Sound Regional Fire Authority Weekly Incident Summary for June 6-13, 2020”

Puget Sound Regional Fire Authority Emergency Incident Responses May 31-June 6

June 12-Each week, Puget Sound Regional Fire Authority releases its weekly incident summary. This is the summary for the week May 31- June 6.          EMS/RESCUE:                                401 FALSE                                               41         FIRE                                                  16 GOOD INTENT                                36 HAZ CONDITION                              4 SERVICE                                           14 OTHER                                               2 Weekly Total:  514 This past week Puget Sound Fire has been working to acknowledge the graduating seniors inContinue reading “Puget Sound Regional Fire Authority Emergency Incident Responses May 31-June 6”

Puget Sound Fire Weekly Incident Summary for May 10-16

May 22-Puget Sound Fire Weekly Incident Summary for May 10-16: Total:                   551 EMS/Rescue:       422 False Call:              37 Fire :                     15 Good Intent:      56 Hazardous Condition:  7 Service:                13 Other:                   1 Annual Total Year-to-Date:  10,495 This week is national EMS Week! Did you know King County has a nationally renowned EmergencyContinue reading “Puget Sound Fire Weekly Incident Summary for May 10-16”

Puget Sound Fire Weekly Emergency Incident Summary for April 24-May 2

May 8-Every week, Puget Sound Fire releases emergency incident numbers and this is the Weekly Incident Summary April 24 – May 2, 2020 Total:                                      485 EMS/Rescue:                           378 False Call:                                 27 Fire:                                           21 Good Intent:                            38 Hazardous Conditions:           4 Service:                                     13 Other:                                       4Continue reading “Puget Sound Fire Weekly Emergency Incident Summary for April 24-May 2”

Puget Sound Fire Emergency Incident Summary

May 1- Each week, Puget Sound Fire releases its Weekly Emergency Incident Summary. This is the summary from April 19 through 25. Total:                          492 EMS/Rescue:               368 False Call:                     40 Fire:                               17 Good Intent:                49 Hazardous Conditions:   3 Service:                         13 Other:                            2 Annual Total:              8912

Puget Sound Fire Weekly Emergency Incident Summary April, 12-18

April 24-Last  week, Puget Sound Firefighters participated in a hospital appreciation event at MultiCare Covington Medical Center with several of our first responder partners. The event was coordinated all across King County.  Here is a  video of the event by the King County Fire Chiefs. This is a weekly summary of Puget Sound Fire emergency incidentContinue reading “Puget Sound Fire Weekly Emergency Incident Summary April, 12-18”