UConn Health Fire Department is dedicated to the protection of lives and property from the effects of fire, smoke hazardous materials discharge,
natural disasters, terrorism, weapons of mass destruction events, and any other uncontrolled event which may negatively impact the
UConn Health community. The safety of patients, staff, and
visitors of UConn Health are our primary objective. UConn Health will also offer our services in the form of mutual aid to our neighbors in the surrounding
The mission shall be accomplished by the men and women of the
UConn Health Fire Department through their professional conduct and training in the areas of fire prevention,
inspection, suppression, hazardous materials management, terrorism, weapons of mass destruction and emergency medical service response.