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Fire Prevention
Overview
The Fire Prevention Division is primarily responsible for conducting fire and life safety inspections in new and existing buildings, plan review, delivering quality fire and life safety public education programs and fire origin and cause investigations.

Public Education
The City of Naples Fire-Rescue Department is committed to providing quality fire and life safety programs and information.

Please visit Safety Information for specific safety tips.

Please visit the Services and Programs page for more information about programs and services offered and request form for programs.

Fire Origin and Cause Investigations
Fire investigation, sometimes referred to as origin and cause investigation, is the analysis of fire-related incidents. After firefighters extinguish a fire, an investigation is launched to determine the origin and cause of the fire or explosion. Investigations of such incidents require a systematic approach and knowledge of fire science and NFPA 921.The City of Naples Fire-Rescue Department has three certified Fire Investigators.



Fire Inspection and Code Enforcement
Fire Inspectors identify hazards and take mitigating action with the goal of educating occupants and protecting lives and property. The City of Naples Fire-Rescue Department has 4 dedicated fire inspectors.  Two inspectors inspect existing occupancies using a grid system.

Two fire inspectors work in the Building Department at 295 Riverside Circle reviewing plans and performing inspections on fire separation, fire sprinkler, fire suppression and fire alarm construction permitted through the City.

All multifamily construction/alteration will require a fire separation inspection (184/188) to ensure that the one hour tenant separation is preserved or restored. Commercial construction will require this inspection for occupancy separation.

These inspectors also perform flow tests requested through the City’s permitting department.

Adopted Codes:
Florida Fire Prevention Code 5th Edition
Florida Building Codes 
Standardized Elevator Key Required 10/01/2009
New Florida Fire Prevention Code Requirements for 1-2 Family Homes

Fire Inspection Program:
Standard Operating Guideline

Outdoor Patio Heater

Condominium Fire Inspections:
Helpful Links:
Waiver: Guardrails / Sprinklers 
Department of Business & Professional Regulations - Elevator Page 
Uniform Fire Safety Standards for Elevators - State Fire Marshal Rule 69A-47

Crowd Manager Training (CMT)
Program Information
Daily Assembly Checklist

Fire Flow Requirements
Fire Flow Information Sheet
Fire Flow Requirement Worksheet
Fire Flow Turbo Draft

Forms

Exhaust Hood System
Fire Alarm
Fire Hydrant Flow Test
Fire Sprinkler
Fire Suppression System
Senior Lock Box Program
Lock Box Forms
CITY ORDINANCE 24-81(b)(1)e FIRE SPRINKLER APPLICATION REVIEW FORM

Contact information:
To schedule a new construction inspection, please call 213-5020.
To schedule an inspection of an existing building or to reach Fire Marshal Rogers, please call 213-4900.

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