Fire Marshal Divison
The City of Burton Fire Marshal Division is under the direction of Assistant Fire Chief Kirk Wilkinson. The Fire Marshal Division consists of State of Michigan Certified Fire Inspectors and State of Michigan Registered Code Officials. All inspectors are trained to the NFPA Fire Inspector II level as well as NFPA Plans Examiner. Inspectors also hold credentials through the State of Michigan to inspect and review fire alarm and fire suppression systems.
The following plans are required to be reviewed and approved by the Fire Marshal Division prior to any permits being issued. This applies to all commercial occupancies:
- General Building Plans
- New Suppression Systems
- New Kitchen Suppression Systems
- Suppression System Modification
- Kitchen Suppression System Modification
- New Fire Alarm System
- Fire Alarm System Modification
Fire Department inspectors also observe final acceptance testing of all fire suppression and fire alarm systems. Final inspections and testing are required before occupancy will be granted. Inspections are also required for all new business, businesses that change ownership, or businesses that have a major renovation.
Current Codes Enforced by the Fire Marshal Division (click the particular code to view):
- City of Burton Local Fire Code - Chapter 92
- IFC (2018)
- NFPA 101 (2018)
- NFPA 13 (2019)
- NFPA 25 (2017)
- NFPA 72 (2016)
If you have any questions please contact the Fire Marshal Division at (810) 742-2158 or firstname.lastname@example.org.