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[B315.3 Outdoor Burning Incidents]

What are the (6) categories of fires that are generally permissible and not required to be extinguished?

A
  1. Legitimate cooking fire
  2. Legitimate warming fire
  3. Recreational fire
  4. Portable outdoor fire place
  5. Fires with a permit (issued by AFD)
  6. Outdoor fires at one- and two-family detached dwellings
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[B315.3 Outdoor Burning Incidents]

A legitimate cooking fire should be kindled in what type of container?

A

An appliance or structure manufactured or built for the express purpose of cooking meals

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A legitimate warming fire should be kindled within the confines of a:

A

Metal or other non-combustible container

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A legitimate warming fire is limited to what type of locations?

A

Construction site or similar location for employees

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A legitimate warming fire must be in an approved container and be at least how far from a structure?

A

15 feet

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[B315.3 Outdoor Burning Incidents]

The total fuel area of a recreational fire is limited to:

A

3 feet in diameter and 2 feet or less in height

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How far from structures or other combustible materials must recreational fires be?

A

25 feet

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[B315.3 Outdoor Burning Incidents]

Portable outdoor fire places shall not be within how far of a structure or other combustible material?

A

15 feet

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[B315.3 Outdoor Burning Incidents]

Who will issue AFD permits for outdoor fires?

A

AFD Prevention Division

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[B315.3 Outdoor Burning Incidents]

What type of outdoor fires are not covered by fire code?

A

Outdoor fires at one- and two-family detached dwellings

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[B315.3 Outdoor Burning Incidents]

Which types of fires must be extinguished by AFD (6)?

A
  1. Hazardous fires
  2. Unattended fires
  3. Fires without extinguishing equipment available
  4. BBQ pits on balconies
  5. Open burning
  6. Fires with legitimate complaints
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[B315.3 Outdoor Burning Incidents]

How far away from a combustible building should BBQ pits at multi-residential occupancies be?

A
  • 5 feet measured horizontally from any portion of a combustible building
  • 15 feet measured from the shortest distance if under a combustible material
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[B315.3 Outdoor Burning Incidents]

The extinguishment of cooking fires in appliances does not apply to:

A
  1. Detached one- and two-family dwellings
  2. Electrical cooking appliances
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[B315.3 Outdoor Burning Incidents]

A legitimate complaint is defined as:

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A complaint received specifically due to health or safety concerns

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[B315.3 Outdoor Burning Incidents]

What is not a legitimate complaint?

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A complaint of smoke odor

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A fire with a permit must have the permit:

A

On-site

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[B315.3 Outdoor Burning Incidents]

Who should a landowner contact if they have questions as to why we extinguished the fire?

A

Emergency Prevention

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[B315.3 Outdoor Burning Incidents]

Who should the Company Officer contact for if response to the same address multiple times?

A

Investigator

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