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The El Segundo Fire Department has cancelled all Fire Department community outreach events until further notice. The action is taken as a precaution to prevent the spread of the COVID-19 virus. The City of El Segundo continues to cooperate with the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health, the Centers for Disease Control and the El Segundo Unified School District to respond to the spread of the novel coronavirus in Los Angeles County. Click here for additional information, resources and full list of facilities closures and classes, activities and events cancellations.  

 

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Suppression

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The El Segundo Fire Department Suppression Division provides fire, emergency medical and life safety services to the community.
Key services provided:

  • Extinguishing fires
  • Emergency medical treatment and transportation
  • Responding to disasters (natural and man-made)
  • Executing specialized technical rescue response
  • Controlling hazardous materials incidents
  • Providing general public assistance

The Suppression Division conducts regular outreach, education and awareness programs to the community and assists the fire prevention bureau by conducting annual business inspections throughout the city.
 
The Division includes Battalion Chiefs, Captains, Engineers and Firefighters delivering service with the highest level of competency, safety and customer service.  The team is responsible for the supply and maintenance of all fire suppression and emergency-related equipment and administers and coordinates all suppression training needs to meet State and Federal mandates. By working with other City departments and staff, the Suppression Division is able to efficiently and effectively supply, staff  and perform the duties and functions necessary for the Fire Department to protect and keep the community safe.