Awards & Accomplishments

Fire Department Recognition

The Oviedo Fire Rescue Department has received many awards and accomplishments over the years and continue to strive for excellence. Our value statement or motto reflects our commitment to service from a dedicated group of Firefighting Professionals. Here are a few highlights of our accomplishments:

  • ISO Class 2 Insurance Grade
  • 2010 Helpful Hands Inc Firefighter Inaugural Calendar
  • 1st City to Implement a Tornado Siren Warning System
  • 1st City to Implement a Fire Safety Demonstration Trailer
  • Lifestyle Magazine 2002 Inauguration Cover Photograph
  • Successfully Secured 1/2 Million Dollars in Grant Revenue
  • IFSTA 1996 Calendar Cover Photo (Lieutenant Ruping Photographer)
  • 2009 Recipient of Metal from 9-11 Tragedy for Oviedo Memorial
  • Residential Fire Safety Institute Life Safety Achievement Award
  • Resolution in 2004 Honoring Performance for Multiple Hurricane Events
  • Resolution in 2009 Preserving the Hometown Fire Rescue Department
  • "Zero" Deficiencies Grade Florida Bureau of Health EMS Inspections
  • Participant in 2009 with Florida Hospital Centra Care-Get Healthy Florida and Setting a World Record for Most Blood Pressures and Community Event
  • 98% Excellent Service Customer Satisfaction Rating
  • 2012 ICMA Excellence in Fire and EMS Services