1. The City of Nicholasville Fire Marshal conducts fire inspections and reviews plans utilizing the Kentucky Standards of Safety KAR 815:10:060, The 2018 Kentucky Building Code, the 2015 International Fire Code, National Fire Protection Codes 1 and 101, and all other referenced codes for inspections.
2. When starting a business within the city schedule your fire inspection as soon as possible at 859-885-5505. Inspections are conducted annually on multi- residential and commercial buildings.
3. The State Fire Marshal has exclusive jurisdiction/inspections over state-owned property and primary jurisdiction for code compliance for health care facilities and other facilities licensed by the Kentucky Cabinet for Health and Family Services.
The Fire Marshal can be contacted at firstname.lastname@example.org or at 859-550-6427 if an immediate hazard exists. Below are some guidelines to prepare you for an inspection by the Fire Marshal.
David Johns, NAFI-CFEI-CVFI, IAAI-ECT, FFII, FOII, EMT-B, KY FI II
City of Nicholasville