PORT FIRE SERVICES
Core services Firefighting (saving lives & property)Fire prevention & training (fire detection & suppression system, inspection and issuance of hot work permits prior to commencement of hot works, installation of portable fire extinguishers at strategic locations within port premises etc).Ambulance services
Mombasa Port Fire Services
Port Fire Services Operates three fire engines with a water capacity of 10000 liters each and has a water reserve of 300,000 liters. We offer Fire & Rescue services with the purpose to enhance community safety, quality of life and confidence by minimizing the impact of hazards and emergency incidents on the port users, environment and economy of the country.
As one of the country's largest well equipped fire and rescue services, we manage fire emergencies in Mombasa County. We respond to rescues, hazardous materials incidents and possible emergency activities across the County. We work with other government agencies to minimize the impact of fires, floods, landslides, building collapses, motor vehicle accidents and other emergencies. We also run prevention and preparedness programs to prevent these emergencies and reduce their impact on the port community.
The Port Fire services also offers 24/7 hours ambulance services, emergency services, Manned by firefighters, the ambulance is used in Fire and Rescue as a first responder in the most serious medical emergencies.
Firefighters specially trained in basic emergency care can attend patients while awaiting the arrival of the Emergency Medical Technicians (EMT) and if necessary transport the patient to hospital.