Fire Marshal Inspection Checklist for Business

Occupancy

Any Changes from Last Inspection

Occupant Load

Egress Capacity

Any Renovations

High Rise

Windowless

Underground

Building Services
Utilities

Identify Other

Utilities in Good Working Order

Elevators

Fire Service Control

Elevator Recall

Heating System Type

Identify Other

Heating System In Good Working Order

Emergency Generator

Size

Last Date Tested
Date of Last Full Load Test

In Automatic Position

Fire Pump

Date Last Tested

In Automatic Position

Emergency Lights

Operable

Tested Monthly

In Good Condition

Emergency lighting appears to be adequate for the facility

If no, you must contact your local fire department and advise them of the issue.

Exit Signs

Illuminated

Readily Visible

Fire Alarm

Fire Alarm Installed

Location of Panel

Coverage

Monitored

• Method

• Fire Department Notification

Type of Initiation Devices
Date of Last Test

Inspection Date Current

Fire alarm system is operational

If no, you must contact your local fire department and advise them of the issue.

Fire Extinguishers

Proper Type for Hazard Protected

Mounted Properly

Inspection Date Current

Serviced and adequate in number

If no, you must contact your local fire department and advise them of the issue.

Hazardous Areas
Protected by

Doors have Self-Closers

Residential Separated

1-Hour Fire-Resistance Rating

Fire sprinkler system(s) is operational

If no, you must contact your local fire department and advise them of the issue.

Parking Structure Separated

Housekeeping

Areas Free of Excessive Combustibles

Smoking Regulated

Housekeeping/storage practices are acceptable

If no, you must contact your local fire department and advise them of the issue.

Means of Egress

Readily Visible

Clear and Unobstructed

If no, you must contact your local fire department and advise them of the issue.

Two Remote Exits Available

• Travel Distance within Limits

• Common Path of Travel within Limits

• Dead-Ends within Limits

Adequate Illumination

All Exit Enclosures Free of Storage

Doors Swing in the Direction of Egress Travel (where required)

• Panic/Fire Exit Hardware Operable

• Doors Open Easily

• Self-Closers Operable

• Doors Closed or Held Open with Automatic Closers

Corridors and Aisles of Sufficient Size

Stairwell Allows Re-Entry

Mezzanines

Proper Exits

Exit doors are unlocked

If no, you must contact your local fire department and advise them of the issue.

Operating Features

Employees Trained in Fire Extinguisher Use

Fire Drills Conducted

• Date of Last Fire Drill

Records Protected

Hydrants are operational

If no, you must contact your local fire department and advise them of the issue.

COMPLETION

Comments/Recommendations

Fire Marshal Name and Signature