Utah Department of Public Safety

State Fire Marshal

Our Main Office is located at: 5272 South College Drive #302, Murray Utah 84123

Please contact our Main Office at: 801-284-6350 during regular business hours which are are Monday-Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

CONSUMER ALERT:  15 million surge protectors are being recalled because of a potential fire hazard.  The Consumer Product Safety Commission says the manufacturer, Schneider Electric IT, has received 700 reports of overheating and melting for the APC 7 and 8 series SurgeArrest models made before 2003. Consumers should stop using the surge protectors and contact the company at 888-437-4007 for a free replacement.

Please Note the following:

  • On-line Testing is temporarily unavailable. All testing will be paper test and administered by a staff member of this office. No test will be sent by mail. Contact our office at 801-284-6350 to schedule your testing.
  • The on-line Fire Department Roster is no longer available. Please submit a hard copy of your roster to State Fire Marshal Coy Porter at:
    • email: coyporter@utah.gov
    • fax: 801-284-6351
    • mailing address: 5272 South College Drive #302, Murray, Utah  84123

Please maintain your roster and submit any changes to Coy Porter. If you have any questions, please contact Coy at 801-284-6358. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

Current Code Book Information

To Obtain Certifications, Licenses, & Test Score Information Contact:

Cigarettes & Tobacco

Oliver Moore 801-284-6349

Fire Alarm Systems

Deanne Mousley 801-284-6357
Kelly G. Snow 801-284-6361

Fire & Life Safety Resources(Life Safety Trailers & Hazard Houses)

Kurt Nielsen 801-284-6353

Fire Extinguishers

Oliver Moore 801-284-6349

Fire Sprinkler Systems

Deanne Mousley 801-284-6357
Kelly G. Snow 801-284-6361

Fire Department Roster

Coy Porter 801-284-6358

Fireworks

Janet Read 801-284-6365

Hood (Automatic) Fire Suppression Systems

Oliver Moore 801-284-6349

LP Gas

Kurt Nielsen 801-284-6353
Boyd Cook 801-580-3443
Robert Erickson 801-284-6362

Building Plan Reviews

Richard Gee 801-284-6360

Utah Fire Incident Reporting System (UFIRS)

Janet Read 801-284-6365


Mission Statement
Our mission is to identify, develop, and promote ways and means of protecting life and property from fire-related perils through direct action and coordination of Utah Fire Services.

Fire Prevention Board Meeting
The Fire Prevention Board Meeting scheduled for March 11, 2014 was cancelled.  The next Board Meeting will be held at 8:30 a.m. on Tuesday, July 8, 2014 at South Salt Lake City Hall, Council Chambers, 220 East Morris Avenue (2430 South), South Salt Lake City, Utah. (click for more information).

LP Gas Board Meeting
The LP Gas Board meetings are conducted at Murray City Hall Council Chambers which are located at 5025 South State Street in Murray, Utah. The next meeting will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Friday, September 12, 2014. (click for more information).

Standards and Training Council Meeting
The Utah Fire Service Standards and Training Council is scheduled to meet on an as needed basis. The meetings are generally held at the Utah Fire & Rescue Academy, Room 147; 3131 Mike Jense Parkway, Provo, Utah. (click for more information).

Hazardous Materials Advisory Council Meeting
The Hazardous Materials Advisory Council will be announced.

Elementary and Secondary School Inspections
The Office of the State Fire Marshal is working to improve the inspection program of elementary and secondary schools. As part of this process we have developed a generic inspection form that schools can use to determine their current level of safety (click here for the Inspection Form).

Residential Sprinkler Videos
Residential Sprinklers in Action: Redmond Live Fire Tests (Courtesy of Underwriter's Laboratories)

Utah District 25 of the Sprinkler Fitters Local Union 669 has developed a demonstration trailer to show the effectiveness of residential sprinklers in saving lives. (view video)

[Last Update - Wednesday, 16-Jul-2014 10:28:58 MDT]