There are three important goals of the inspection program: 1) protect the business community from financial loss; 2) ensure the safety of employees and citizens who enter the business; and 3) protect firefighters when they are called upon to mitigate whatever type of emergency that may take place in the business.
The implementation of the Permit Program will include an associated fee schedule dependent upon the potential hazard. Though you may have more than one hazard that will require a permit, you will only be billed for the single highest fee.
A business may be required to obtain a permit if the business will be conducting any activities outlined in the Uniform
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Permit billing will occur as part of your Business Tax License Fee, with the permit being issued after payment of fees. The permit is valid until revoked or your business is re-inspected and a new permit is issued. You will be billed in subsequent years and
If you have questions regarding the program, please contact Prevention Division at 559-713-4266.
A Self-Inspection checklist for business, office and mercantile occupancies which wish to make sure they are in compliance. While we don’t have a formal self-inspection program, this is a good way to be prepared for our arrival and ensure the safety of your customers, employees and business. Questions related to this program should be addressed to the Sr. Fire Inspector at (559) 713-4266.
Night Detail Inspection Program
Businesses requiring a Public Assembly permit (locations where 50 or more people gather) are monitored for overcrowding and other violations. Unannounced inspections are performed at night and on weekends periodically during the year.
Questions related to this program should be addressed to the Sr. Fire Inspector at (559) 713-4266.