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Level I inspector duties

Handle citizen complaints
Interpret and apply code and standards
Perform fire and life safety inspection in new and existing structures
Determine occupancy load for singe use buildings
Participate in legal proceedings involving code issues
Verify water supply meets required flow for protection

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Categories for inspection

Annual (routine)
Issuing a permit
Response to complaint
Eminent hazard
New construction
Change in occupancy
Owner request

3

If inspectors request for entry is denied they should request what

Administrative warrant

4

Federal and store state facilities are not required to comply with

Local code

5

Local inspectors are not responsible for enforcing what level of code or law

Federal

6

Adoption b reference means the local jurisdiction will follow the state guidelines how

Exactly as written

7

Adopting laws in the form of enabling acts means

State laws are basis then local laws and code are added or amended

8

What defines the extent and limitations of the fire departments authority

Enabling legislation

9

Indemnify

One party agreeing to compensate another party for losses or damages that are incurred if specific actions or events occur

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Special duty

Type of obligation that inspector assumes by providing expert advice or assistance to a person

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Duty to inspect clause

Does not allow selective enforcement instead the clause charges the inspector with total enforcement

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An administrative warrant is

A demand to enter for the purpose of inspection without probable cause