BUILDING CONTRACTOR ALERTBe vigilant! Keep construction sites safe and free of combustible materials.
2008 Contractor Letter - English (pdf/30mb/1p)
2008 Contractor Letter - Spanish (pdf/33mb/1p)
- Limit welding & cutting to cleared areas
- Remove all flammable products & flash fuels
- Maintain the building envelope as a "clear zone" and thin an additional 30-ft to provide adequate defensible space
- Do not stack wood or other flammable construction materials in defensible space.
Contractors found negligent in maintaining a safe building environment are responsible for damages via fines and/or criminal citations for the cost of providing fire protection services and for property loss.