In an effort to better educate communities throughout the U.S. about fire safety recommendations, the nonprofit National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) is promoting “Have 2 Ways Out” as the theme for this year’s Fire Prevention Week campaign, Oct. 7-13, which South Walton Fire District  is supporting locally. NFPA has been the official sponsor of Fire Prevention Week for 89 years.

SWFD will be concentrating their efforts on promoting fire safety and prevention throughout the many schools day cares and businesses in South Walton

SWFD would like to remind our citizens to please contact Fire Marshal Sammy Sanchez for any fire safety questions or concerns.

To contact Sanchez, call SWFD Headquarters at 850-267-1298 or visit our website at