Fire Prevention Office
93 Mammoth Road
Lowell, MA 01854
Members of the office include:
Deputy Chief Tim Casey
Lt. Steve Mello
Senior Clerk Sherrold Vail
Inspector Paul Reid
Inspector Robert Bugler
Inspector John Diaz
Inspector Brian Poitras
Many fires can be prevented through fire inspections and code enforcement. Fire inspections are performed by certified code enforcement officers on a predetermined schedule. Chapter 148 of the Massachusetts General Laws and 527 CMR serve as the required compliance code and regulations, along with other local building and safety codes.
Other inspection responsibilities include issuing permits for
Different Areas Including Smoke Detectors
Permits for Above Ground and Underground Tank Installation and Removal
Inspections of facilities selling alcoholic beverages as well as rooming/boarding houses are also completed.
"The best way to reduce the damages of a fire is to prevent it."