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Pharmacies and Use of Key Boxes

Attached to this announcement is Technical Bulletin #18-008 regarding the use of Key Boxes and Pharmacies published by the Division of State Fire Marshal referencing the Ohio Fire Code. fire_TB18-008 – Key Boxes at Pharmacy Locations

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Lifetone Recall of Bedside Fire Alarm Clock

Lifetone Technology has issued a recall notice for roughly 10,000 HLAC151 bedside fire alarm and clock units due to a defect that can cause the device to malfunction and fail to fully alert consumers to a fire. This recall affects models with serial numbers ranging from AC160600001-AC160604102 and AC170100001-AC170106030. The bedside alarm and clock is

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It’s Fire Prevention Week

Here is some historical background on the origin of Fire Prevention Week in the United States Fire Prevention week history

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State Fire Marshal Proposes Amendments to the Fire Code

Please be advised that the Ohio Department of Commerce, Division of State Fire Marshal (SFM) is filing a rule errata/amendment package with the Common Sense Initiative to amend selected portions of the Ohio Fire Code, also known as Ohio Administrative Code (OAC) sections 1301:7-7-01 through 1301:7-7-80.  Specifically, amendments are being made to Rules 1 (and

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CO Alarms and the New Code

Carbon Monoxide Detectors in New and Existing Building with flowchart requirements. fire_TB18-001 Carbon Monoxide Detectors with Flow Chart

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On-Line 2017 Ohio Fire Code Training

The State Fire Marshal has announced that beginning today the web portal is open for inspectors to do the mandatory fire inspector update. This training must be complete by December 15th 2018. On Line 2017 Ohio Fire Code Here is the link to the site: On-Line Inspector Training OFA 24/7

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