What does a business inspection consist of?

Business inspections are conducted on an annual basis and are usually unannounced.

Inspectors check the following:

  • exit lights
  • emergency lighting
  • fire alarms
  • sprinkler systems
  • fire protection systems, and
  • extinguishers

In addition to the previously mentioned items, inspectors will also check for general fire and life safety concerns.

Any discrepancies found will be noted and a time will be allotted to resolve them.

Each occupancy will be given an inspection form with all discrepancies noted. Follow-up inspections will be scheduled on specific dates.

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