The former Inspection Services and Hazardous Materials
Services Sections have been combined to create the Safety & Environmental Serivces
Section. The mission of this section is to assist stakeholders in maintaining and
enhancing safe communities. Our mission is accomplished by conducting fire safety
inspections, enforcing applicable fire codes and ordinances, gathering and maintaining
inventories of chemicals stored, handled, and used within the OCFA jurisdiction
and coordinating hazardous materials emergency plans. A significant enhancement
with this merge is that there are now four regional offices that will be focusing
the prevention efforts more closely to the risks of the individual communities.
The Safety & Environmental Services Section is made up of the following functions:
Fire Prevention Guidelines
Electronic HMBP starts in January 2013 and is required by State Law. Details coming soon.