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Monthly Fire Safety Message

Monthly Fire Safety Message: Fire Alarm Safety Updates

Update New Requirement for Smoke Alarm Listing

Update Smoke Alarm Requirements

Hoverboard Fire Safety Information

Best Practices in Water Management during Required Testing of Fire Protection here

Water-Based Fire Protection Systems Discharge Best Management Practices Manual CA State Fire Marshal in cooperation with Division of Water Quality Storm Water here

Fire Prevention Services Survey

We would love your feedback on our Fire Prevention services.  If you are a Designer/Architect/Engineer, Owner/Builder or a Contractor who has used our services, please take a few minutes and complete our survey so we can better serve you!

Fire Safety

In the event of a fire, remember that every second counts, so you and your family must always be prepared. Escape plans help you get out of your home quickly. In less than 30 seconds, a small flame can get completely out of control and turn into a major fire. It only takes minutes for a house to fill with thick black smoke and become engulfed in flames. Click Here to read more.

Apartment Fire Safety

A guide for Owner and Managers click here

FREE Hazardous Waste Training for Small Quantity Generators:

  • March 17th
  • June 9th September 9th
  • December 8th

Click here for more info



Bicycle Helmet
Emergency Supply Checklist
CO devices and the legislation SB183 changes
Smoke Detector and Installation Fact Sheet
California Home Fire Sprinkler Fact Sheet
Smoke Alarm Testing
Smoke Alarm Requirement IB




- Jon Johnston
Fire Marshall


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