Fire & Life Safety

The Fire and Life Safety Division has the responsibility of helping to provide a safe environment for our citizens, business owners and their patrons through education and enforcement of the Florida Fire Prevention Code.

The Division is led by an Assistant Chief and is tasked with inspecting new and existing buildings throughout the city, review plans for code compliance to the Florida Fire Prevention Code and the NFPA codes, and investigate fires that occur within the boundaries of Boca Raton. Our staff consists of a Permit Specialist, two Senior Fire Inspectors, two Plan Reviewers, and four Inspectors.
  1. Inspections

    Our Fire Safety Inspectors provide quality fire inspection services while educating customers about fire safety and fire prevention equipment and maintenance.

  2. Fire Investigations

    Investigative personnel are charged with the responsibility of analyzing fire scenes and rendering opinions as to origin and cause of the fire.

  3. Plan Review & Permitting

    The plan review staff consists of a Senior Fire Inspector and two Inspector / Plans Examiners.

  4. Policies

    Review documents that are related to the policies of Fire Rescue Services.

  5. Safety Tips

    Understand fire safety tips related to smoke alarms, escape routes and carbon monoxide.