Homepage News Alerts

Posted on: June 20, 2017

OFD Gets Top ISO Rating

ISO_OFD Banner

The Ocoee Fire Department has just received an ISO Class 1 rating, the highest public protection classification rating that is provided by the Insurance Service Office (ISO).



Read More >>

The Ocoee Fire Department has just received an ISO Class 1 rating, the highest public protection classification rating that is provided by the Insurance Service Office (ISO), an organization that independently evaluates municipal fire protection efforts in communities throughout the United States. This new ISO 1 classification places the Ocoee Fire Department in the top ½ of 1% of more than 46,000 departments in the nation.

According to ISO data, a community’s investment in firefighting services is a good predictor of future fire losses. Communities with excellent fire protection can expect less property damage and higher survival rates. The fire department’s improved classification rating is a reflection of the City of Ocoee’s commitment to provide quality public safety services to the citizens of Ocoee. “This shows a long-term commitment to excellence on the part of our fire personnel and reflects the city’s dedication to providing citizens with exemplary fire protection services,” said City Manager Robert Frank.

The fire department is now preparing to be evaluated to receive International Accreditation, which is administered by the Commission on Fire Accreditation International (CFAI). Once attained, this will make it one of less than 40 fire departments in the nation to hold an ISO 1 classification and be Internationally Accredited.

Ocoee Mayor Rusty Johnson stated, “I want to thank Chief John Miller and his entire team. This is just another example of the dedication that our city employees display in the way that they perform their jobs. This rating assures our citizens and business owners that we are not only making them as safe from fires as we possibly can, but we’re also doing everything we can to keep their insurance rates as low as possible.”

For more information, please contact the Ocoee Fire Department at 407-905-3140.

Facebook Twitter Google Plus Email

Other News in Homepage News Alerts

Irma Debris Banner

Storm Debris Collection

Posted on: September 28, 2017
State of the city 2017

2017 State of the City

Posted on: January 9, 2017
CR_News_Release2.png

Ocoee News

Posted on: August 19, 2015
ePermits

Online Permitting System

Posted on: January 1, 2017
A Video Tour of Ocoee Banner

A Video Tour of Ocoee

Posted on: June 9, 2015
Governor with our Commissioners Banner

Photo Gallery

Posted on: December 17, 2014