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The customer service and situation centre of the Länsi-Uusimaa Rescue Department are open around the clock. Telephone: 09 8162 8699.

Postal address: P.O. Box 6700, 02070 CITY OF ESPOO
Street address: Palomiehentie 1

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Email: pelastuslaitos(a)

Our email addresses are firstname.lastname(a)

Contact / call requests via the situation centre 09 8162 8699.

On-duty fire prevention officer

The on-duty fire prevention officer is available by phone from Monday to Friday from 9:00 to 11:30, tel. 09 8162 6815. Outside the telephone hours, you can send an email to paivystava.palotarkastaja(a) Your call will be returned as soon as possible.

You can contact the on-duty fire prevention officer if you have questions, for example, about fire inspections, permits, chimney sweeping, emergency plans or accident prevention.

Fire prevention officers are responsible for fire inspections in accordance with the Rescue Department’s supervision plan as well as for providing guidance and advice on accident prevention. Fire prevention officers may also have their own special areas of responsibility, such as pyrotechnics, schools or public events. Fire prevention officers will contact the representatives of the sites to be inspected and agree on the time of inspection. You can contact the on-duty fire prevention officer in any issues related to fire inspections and accident prevention.

Chimney sweeps: You can report problems to the on-duty fire prevention officer. 

Contact information related to guidance on construction planning: 

Below, you can find area-specific contact information related to guidance on construction planning.

Send a copy of your message to all the people in charge of the area. In your message, give the basic details related to your construction project (what is being built, possible fire safety design difficulty class, etc.) Requests received during the week will be divided between the planning guidance staff on Friday mornings. We will contact you regarding follow-up measures as soon as possible.


Espoo and Kauniainen:

Jukka Saari, exceptionally difficult (PV class) projects, jukka.t.saari(a) 

Nina Piela-Tallberg, nina.piela-tallberg(a)

Karl-Henrik Widbom, karl-henrik.widbom(a)

Kirkkonummi, Raseborg, Hanko, Ingå:

Marcus Hindersson, marcus.hindersson(a)

Rasmus Fredriksson, rasmus.fredriksson(a)

Lohja, Vihti, Karkkila., Siuntio:

Jukka Saari, jukka.t.saari(a)

Jani Kuutsa, jani.kuutsa(a)

Other contact information

Students can inquire about paramedic internships by sending an email to:

Educational institutions can contact our Situation Centre for information regarding internships.

Contacts related to safety training by e-mail: turvallisuuskoulutus.lup(a)

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