Fire Marshal

Mission Statement

To Preserve Life and Property from Fire, Explosion, Electrical and related Hazards through prevention, life safety education, investigation, and enforcement of fire codes. To provide technical assistance to fire departments, the public, industries and schools in obtaining these goals.

Primary Functions

Primary functions of the fire marshal include:

  • Fire Prevention Code Enforcement (Inspections, Permits, and Plan Reviews)
  • Fire Prevention Safety Education
  • Fire Data Collections
  • Fire Investigations
  • Technical and Regulatory Advisors for Local Fire Departments

Draft Davidson County Fire and Life Safety Ordinance