PDFWAC 110-147-1580

What fire safety requirements am I required to meet?

(1) Child placing agency staff providing supervision to your certified homes must be knowledgeable about each home's emergency and evacuation plan and be able to:
(a) Operate fire extinguishers;
(b) Test smoke detectors (single station types); and
(c) Conduct inspections to identify fire hazards and take action to correct any hazards noted during the inspection.
(2) If your agency does not have a sprinkler system, you must have at least one approved 2A10BC-rated 5lb or larger all-purpose (ABC) fire extinguisher readily available at your agency. You must maintain and service fire extinguishers according to manufacturer's specifications.
[WSR 18-14-078, recodified as § 110-147-1580, filed 6/29/18, effective 7/1/18. Statutory Authority: Chapters 13.34 and 74.13 RCW, RCW 74.15.030(2), 74.15.311(2), 74.13.032, 13.04.011, 74.13.020, 13.34.030, 74.13.031, 13.34.145, 74.15.311, 74.15.030, and 2013 c 105. WSR 15-01-069, § 388-147-1580, filed 12/11/14, effective 1/11/15.]