The Abilene Fire Department conducts business inspections for all of the businesses in the City. The City of Abilene and the Abilene Fire Department have adopted the 2009 International Fire Code for fire prevention inspections.
The Department inspection jurisdiction includes, but is not limited to, all businesses and childcare facilities within City limits.
The following list are some of the items that the Department will look for during an inspection, this list is not all inclusive.
Accumulation of rubbish, trash, paper or boxes
Electrical covers missing, circuit breakers taped open
Emergency lighting missing or inoperable
Exits locked, blocked or obstructed
Fire Extinguishers blocked
Fire Extinguishers serviced annually
Hood and duct system greasy or filters missing
Storage of combustibles too close to sprinkler heads