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Commercial Property Checklist

Use the questions below to gauge your building’s fire safety. Any questions answered with a “No” indicate a problem that should be addressed immediately.

Please feel free to contact the Fairfield Fire Department at 513-867-5379 or with any questions or concerns.

Are decorative materials non-combustible or flame resistant?

Are the service areas lighted?

Is there at least 30 inches clearance between electrical service equipment and storage?

Are fused multi-plug adapters used?

Are extension cords being used only for temporary purposes only?

Are all junction boxes, switches and outlets covered?

Are all "Exit" signs legible?

Are all "Exit" signs illuminated?

Is the emergency lighting system operable?

Are the corridors or aisles leading to an exit clear of storage?

Are the exits visible?

Can the exit doors be opened without a key, special knowledge or effort?

Has the fire alarm system been tested within the last year?

Are all the fire doors kept closed, except by approved hold open devices?

Are the fire extinguishers in their normal location?

Have the fire extinguishers been inspected within the last year?

Has the sprinkler system been serviced and tested within the last year?

Is the storage 18 inches or more from the bottom of the sprinkler head?

Is there a supply of spare sprinkler heads?

Are the sprinkler valves accessible?

Is storage two feet or more away from the ceiling?

Are combustible and flammable liquids stored in approved cabinets?

Is combustible rubbish, oily rags or waste material kept in approved containers?


City of Fairfield
375 Nilles Road
Fairfield, OH 45014
(513) 867-5379 (phone)
(513) 867-6060 (fax)