Most Common Fire Violations in Businesses:

  • Fire extinguishers shall be tested annually
  • Fire extinguisher required with a minimum classification of 2A-10BC
  • Mount fire extinguisher 3-5 feet from the floor to top of extinguisher
  • Fire extinguisher not accessible
  • Exit signs not illuminated
  • Exit signs not functioning on battery backup
  • Emergency lights not functioning
  • Exit ways obstructed or locked
  • Electrical outlet requires a cover
  • Extension cords shall not be used
  • Light switch requires a cover
  • Remove extension cords or adapters
  • 36 inch clearance required in front of circuit breaker panels