State Fire Safety Board

The Michigan State Fire Safety Board was created by the Legislature through 1941 PA 207. The State Fire Safety Board has the mission of protecting life and property from fire, smoke, hazardous materials and fire related panic in specific types of public facilities in cooperation with the Bureau of Fire Services and other fire organizations within the state.

 

The State Fire Safety Board assists in development of fire safety rules covering the construction, operation and maintenance of schools, health care facilities, penal facilities; state owned and leased facilities; operation and maintenance for public assembly and other buildings; oversight of delegation of fire inspection responsibilities; and serving as an administrative hearing body on decisions made by the Bureau of Fire Services.

 

Click here to access the State Fire Safety Board homepage and meeting information 

 

Statute

 

Public Act 207 of 141, MCLA 29.3b

 

Contact

 

Cathy Carson

3101 Technology Blvd, Ste H
Lansing, MI 48910

Phone: (517) 241-8424
Email: carsonc@michigan.gov

Members

 

Ron Sabin, Byron Center
Term expires 7/15/16
Represents fire departments in the Lower Peninsula

Mark Jensen, Millington
Term expires 7/15/16
Represents the liquefied petroleum or flammable compressed gas industry 

Usamah Mossallam, Bloomfield Hills
Term expires 7/15/16
Represents hospital administrations 

Dean J. Mallos, Marquette - Chair
Term expires 7/15/16
Represents fire departments in the Upper Peninsula 

Donald Hicks, Freeland
Term expires 7/15/16
Represents the chemical manufacturing industry

Thomas Gerard Lippens, Rock
Term expires 7/15/16
Represents licensed electrical contractors of master electricians 

David James Henry, Fruitport
Term expires 7/15/17
Represents owners of adult foster care facilities 

John C. Wozniak, Belmont
Term expires 7/15/17
Represents the flammable liquids industry 

Greg M. Herman, Clinton Twp.
Term expires 7/15/17
Represents the building trades

Amy Hodgon, Dansville
Term expires 7/15/17
Represents people who are members of a statewide association representing school board members or school administrators

David Herbel, East Lansing
Term expires 7/15/17
Represents the nursing home industry

Andrew Lenaghan, Dearborn
Term expires 7/15/19
Represents fire departments in the Lower Peninsula 

Lynn Artman, Chassell
Term expires 7/15/19
Represents professional engineers  

John Enkemann, Northville
Term expires 7/15/19
Represents architects

Kassandra Renneberg, Riverdale
Term expires 7/15/19
Represents people who own a place of public assemblage

David Piche, White Lake
Term expires 7/15/19
Represents fire departments in the Lower Peninsula

 

Ex-Officio Member

Richard Miller, State Fire Marshal