Office of the Fire Marshal



620 South "E" Street
San Bernardino, CA 92415-0179
Ph: 909.386.8401
Fx: 909.386.8460

Welcome. Our purpose in putting this information on the Web is to increase your understanding of the Inspection, Investigation, Residential and Business Services, Emergency Response, and Regulatory Programs of the Office of the Fire Marshal of the San Bernardino County Fire Department. It can also direct you to some of the many resources available to you through this Office.

The Office of the Fire Marshal (OFM) has a unique position within the Fire Department as the Inspection, Investigation, and Regulatory function of the County Fire Department.   While active in emergency preparedness and response to fires and hazardous materials incidents, it also accomplishes the vital purpose of preventing emergencies through the education and enforcement of health and safety laws and regulations.  The OFM also prevents emergencies by helping small businesses and residences to properly manage and eliminate hazardous materials and other hazards from homes and businesses.

With a staff of approximately 100 members, the Office of the Fire Marshal works as a team to protect life, property, and the environment for the health and safety of both present and future generations. The Office of the Fire Marshal includes the Hazardous Materials Division and the Community Safety Division.

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