Fire Department websites and intranets using Joomla, Drupal, SharePoint.In 1998 we pioneered the creation and use of dynamic, database driven web sites for fire departments, emergency services, government agencies, small businesses and labor associations.  Our complete consulting and management services emphasize public useability, Section 508/ADA compliance, intuitive user interfaces, highly functional and professional layouts, clean graphic design, and ease of content management.  Our online fire prevention tools now include real-time fire modeling, wildfire hazard databases and assesment tools, public outreach campaigns, and cloud based fire prevention data management. 

We offer:

  • Fire Prevention Consulting
  • Public Outreach Consulting
  • Wildfire Hazard Mitigation Consulting
  • Wildfire and Vegetation Fuels Modeling
  • Vegetation Management Plans
  • Fire Prevention Program Management
  • Fire Prevention Grant Writing
  • Grant Management
  • Web Design, Graphic Desing, Public Education Materials

Our web based Content Management Systems (CMS) provide fire departments with state-of-the-art public outreach portals to foster community involvement and improve community services.   In addition to our award winning, fire service oriented graphic design and web management services, we now offer a full spectrum web and outreach consulting platform from planning, to design and management.

Our knowledge of the needs of fire departments and fire districts is unparalleled. Specialized tools such as comprehensive online wildfire hazard mapping tools, custom fire prevention inspection apps, unlimited, custom online fire department tools that outperform rivals at a fraction of the cost, and the only fire department specific web-based intranets available make ours the most cost effective solutions for your agency.

Todd Lando, Oakland-Berkeley Hills Tunnel Fire, October 20, 1991Todd Lando is a veteran, professional firefighter with a diverse background including degrees in Environmental Conservation and Restoration, and Urban Planning.  As the Executive Director of a Bay Area non-profit and fire safe council, and a technical consultant working on state-of-the-art wildfire hazard mitigation and web based fire modeling software, Todd's expertise and leadership helps fire departments in California, Oregon, Washington, and Arizona.

His commitment to the fire service began with an interest in forest management and wildfires at a young age, and evolved towards improving fire department public communications in eforts to improve community safety throught the application of web-based technologies.

As an independent fire prevention outreach consultant and web developer since 1998 for fire departments and public agencies, Todd specializes in building integrated fire prevention and public ediucation programs, custom, dynamic, CMS based public websites, and devloping quality, modern and functional websites for the fire service.  With state of the art designs focusing on ease of use and professional designs for the public audience, and secure, web-based intranets to improve internal communication within an agency, Todd has helped numerous local agencies, fire districts and state and county fire departments build web solutions.   

Todd has also developed local public outreach websites and web-based internal communication intranets for labor organizations, small businesses, and professional associations.

Todd earned a Bachelor's degree in Environmental Studies and Urban Planning, emphasizing Natural Resources Conservation and Restoration, from Sonoma State University in 1997, and studied Forestry and Wildfire Management at University of Montana.  With more than 23 years of experience in the fire service, including 19 years as a professional firefighter in Northern California, Todd responded to many of the significant fires that changed the public and fire service's outlook toward the urban-wildland interface, including the Oakland/Berkeley Hills "Tunnel Fire" in 1991.  Todd gained knowledge and expertise in local planning and vegetation management at Urban Forestry Associates where he works as a Fire and Fuels Management Specialist, bringing an expertise in GIS, internet, and database technology.   

Since 2012, Todd has worked as Executive Director of Fire Safe San Mateo.  Todd is a Marin County, California native and lives in San Anselmo.