The Hoboken Fire
Department is an organization that exists for the purpose of protecting
the lives, homes and property of the citizens and visitors from the ravages
of fire and other disasters.
training of personnel, public education & awareness programs and enforcement
of state and local fire codes, this department strives to maintain the
highest level of preparedness thus enabling the department to provide
efficient, cost effective emergency services to the citizens of Hoboken.
We are committed to
personal and professional development. We encourage training, education,
and skill development on an ongoing basis. We are committed to a comprehensive
safety program that recognizes the inherent hazards of our profession
and to policies that encourage the mental and physical health of our work
We know that an active
partnership with the community is vital to our success.
We encourage a commitment
to Service. Our performance must ultimately be judged by the satisfaction
of those we serve. We recognize a service responsibility to other divisions
within our department, to other City departments, and to every element
of our business and neighborhood community.
Hoboken Fire Department
ISO Class 1 Department
Hoboken Fire Department is a progressive department, continually striving
to provide the community with the highest level of life and property protection
through new and creative initiatives.
July 1, 1996, the Insurance Service Organization (ISO), a Commercial Fire
Insurance Rating Agency, designated the Hoboken Fire Department as the
24th Class 1 Fire Department in the country. Hoboken Fire Department is
the only Class 1 Department in New Jersey.