The Role of Fire Prevention in SMART

The Fire Prevention section of the Orange Fire Department is responsible for reviewing development plans in order to ensure that safety and emergency access requirements are addressed in project design processes, in order to contain or limit the spread of a potential emergency.  The activities of the Fire Prevention section include Environmental Safety and Fire and Life Safety.  Environmental safety encompasses vegetation management, hazardous materials disclosure, and underground storage tanks.  Fire and Life Safety includes planning and development, annual occupancy inspections, special events permitting, and fire cause investigation.


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