Did you know that three out of every five home fire deaths resulted from fires in homes with no working smoke alarms (NFPA, 2015)? Remember that when you set your clocks back for daylight savings time, please change your smoke detector battery! Your life may depend on it.
The Siloam Springs Fire Department has an ISO (Insurance Services Office) rating of 3 within our City proper and 8B in our country response areas. Collectively, we serve an area of approximately 200 square miles in Northwest Arkansas and Northeast Oklahoma. The department includes the following services:
Paramedic ambulance service
All hazard mitigation and fire safety education
The department consists of 48 full time personnel:
2 Deputy Fire Chiefs
42 in Field Operations
Ambulance Collections Clerk
The department is authorized to operate with 21 Part Time members:
15 Firefighter - Firefighter/EMT
6 Part Time Paramedics
EMS & Fire Response Coverage
Arkansas Primary EMS - Approximately 169.73 square miles
Oklahoma contract EMS - Approximately 14 square miles
Arkansas Primary Fire Response - Approximately 51 square miles
To provide superior fire and life safety services based upon community need, expectation and available resources.
A tradition rich, technologically advanced, regionally respected, full service fire department.
We are excited to serve the citizens and visitors of our beautiful community of Siloam Springs. Please explore our page, and feel free to contact us if you need anything. The Fire Department prides ourselves in the ability to meet the needs of our customers, regardless of what it is.