City of Lafayette businesses are subject to an annual fire inspection by the Fire Department. Some businesses are inspected more frequently based upon business type and occupancy. The intent of the business fire inspection program is to help the business owner/operator maintain a safe and fire hazard free workplace. The International Fire Code is used to establish fire safety requirements.
Common Areas of Concern:
Obstruction, identification and protection of fire hydrants and fire protection equipment.
Maintenance of approved fire lanes and apparatus access roads.