The Deputy Fire Marshall is responsible for all Fire Inspection within the City of Manchester. The Deputy Fire Marshall works out of the Health and Codes Department. Further assistance is also provided by Manchester Fire-Rescue when needed or warranted. Currently the Codes Department enforces the 2018 International Fire Code (IFC) and current NFPA Standards within the City of Manchester.
Manchester Fire Rescue Fire Prevention Mission
"Our mission is to educate the community about the benefits of proper safety practices and identify and eliminate all types of hazardous conditions which pose a threat to life, the environment and property.
Manchester Fire-Rescue Fire Prevention Emphasis:
Conduct Preplanning of all facilities with life hazards, Fire Alarm/Fire Suppression systems
Attend Plans review for all new construction and alterations to business's
Investigation of all fires within the City of Manchester, assist County Fire Departments when requested
Public education of fire safety, fire safety initiatives.
Free Smoke Alarm Installation for citizens of Manchester, and assist County Departments with same program