Kids Safety Zone
Teaching children about fire safety and injury prevention can be the difference between a healthy life-style or life-altering injuries.
To promote fire and life safety among the citizens of EF&R. The Agency provides fire and injury prevention as well as emergency preparedness programs through training, education, and the application of known prevention principles.
Goals & Objectives
Effective fire and life safety programs do not just happen, they are well-conceived goals and objectives that address real problems in our community. EF&R has a vested interest in offering a variety of programs and in educating the community. Fire safety and injury prevention, emergency planning, and teaching safe practices makes our community healthier.
Customer Service & Professionalism
EF&R is dedicated to outstanding customer service and professionalism. We are consistently involved in public education and emergency planning and will assist in answering any questions or requests you may have.
Media and public information includes ongoing activities to ensure EF&R has a strong public image. Public interaction and information is often conducted through the media via television, radio, newspapers, social media sites, and other publications. EF&R strives to work closely with the media as a critical source and tool in providing fire safety education and emergency preparedness.
Current Educational Programs K-12:
Contact Captain Steve Westlake at
(425) 313-3247 for details and scheduling.
Hidden in Plain Sight – Educating parents on teen behaviors that may warrant closer observation
Choices – Parking Lot presentations and recreations of DUI accidents
Think Again – Classroom education on Drinking and Driving consequences
Car Seat Inspections – Information and hands-on assistance on infant car seats
What is a Firefighter? – Elementary School presentation
Life Vest Loaner Program – New program at Lake Sammamish boat launch
Fire Station Tours/Visits – Schedule a tour with your class or cub scout/girl scout troop at a local Fire Station, or request the crew to come visit your class.
Observer Program – Spend a block of time with a fire crew and observe them during an emergency response