When are fire inspections required/performed?

1.      If there are reported complaints of potential hazards.

2.      When a lawyer makes an inquiry (usually on transfer of land).

3.      Upon Sale of Land
         - Sale of apartment buildings
         - Sale of residential building with basement apartments 
         - Sale of a large multi-use buildings

4.      If the building/complex is a special use facility.

         The following special use facilities require an annual inspection:
         - Vendors carts and mobile units
         - Daycare facilities (including home daycare) 

        Special use facilities which must perform fire drills twice a year includes:
         - Hospitals 
         - Nursing Homes
         - Special care facilities for the challenged
         - Schools

 

Did You Know? Fires double in size every 30 seconds .