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  • Jim Walker appointed state fire marshal
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    Oregon State Police Superintendent Rich Evans announced the appointment of Jim Walker as the next state fire marshal for the Oregon Office of State Fire Marshal. Walker’s appointment was effective August 1, 2014. Walker, age 52, began his service as chief deputy state fire marshal in 2009 and has been serving as the interim state fire marshal since March 2014.

    Read the full press release
  • Fire Prevention Month 2014

    The OSFM has exciting plans for this year’s Fire Prevention Month, themed “Working Smoke Alarms Save Lives! Test Yo​urs Every Month!" We will have a social media campaign with prizes, and there are a variety of new materials available in addition to our existing materials and resources. 

    You can find out more on our Fire Prevention Month website

    Don’t forget to like our Facebook page  and follow us on Twitter​@OSFM.
  • Are you grilling safely? Follow our eight safety steps.

    As the weather warms up, cooking outdoors is a nice way to spend time with family and friends. Unfortunately, over the past five years there have been 215 outdoor cooking-related fires in Oregon, resulting in 11 injuries and more than $3.8 million in property loss. Avoid having your barbeque parties and cookouts turing into a trip to the hospital by following our outdoor grilling safety tips.

    Grilling Safety Tips

  • Our Mission
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    Protecting citizens, their property, and the environment from fire and hazardous materials.
  • 2014 Mobilization Plan Review Committee

    Printed copies of the 2014 Oregon Fire Service Mobilization Plan are now available.
    Please contact Fraser Wick at 503-934-8283 or fraser.wick@state.or.us.
  • Hazardous Substance Searchable Database Available For Use

    The Community Right To Know Unit is pleased to announce the online Hazardous Substance Searchable Database is back in service.

    It is one of three online databases the State Fire Marshal has made available to the public. You can use this database to determine what chemicals were last reported in the area you specify. There are many other uses as well.​

    Click here to learn about and access all three Searchable Databases​

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