Rhode Island Division of State Fire Marshal

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The Division of the State Fire Marshal, established under R.I.G.L. ยง 23-28.2, is responsible for enforcing and performing the duties required by the Fire Safety Code and other provisions of the general and public laws as they relate to fires and fire prevention, protection, inspection, and investigation. The Division is also responsible for enforcing all laws regarding the keeping, storage, use, manufacturing, sale, handling, transportation, or other disposition of explosives and inflammable materials.


Rhode Island Division of State Fire Marshal
560 Jefferson Boulevard
Warwick, RI 02886
Phone: (401) 889-5555
Fax: (401) 889-5533
Website: fire-marshal.ri.gov
Director: James B. Gumbley, Acting State Fire Marshal