The Singapore Civil Defence Force protects and saves lives and property of all who live in Singapore, and ensures that Singapore stays prepared and
resilient in crisis situations. The SCDF provides firefighting, rescue and
emergency medical services; mitigating hazardous materials incidents as well as
formulates and enforces regulations pertaining to fire safety and civil defence
shelters. The SCDF also actively engages the local community, through
community-based initiatives and technological innovations, to enhance its
emergency preparedness, response and resilience.