Prevention & Education

Welcome to the Fire Prevention Division.

This division operates as part of Evesham Fire-Rescue. Deputy Chief Scott Freedman is the supervisor in charge of the Fire Prevention Division. In addition, he maintains the position of Evesham Township Fire Marshal/Fire Official and Fire Sub Code Official.

His duties and the duties of the inspectors assigned to this division include: enforcement of the New Jersey Uniform Fire Code, conducting fire investigations, plan reviews in accordance with the New Jersey Uniform Construction Code and performing New Jersey Uniform Construction Code Inspections.

In addition to enforcement duties, the fire prevention division also conducts fire prevention and public education programs, which includes CPR training, a visit to every school in Evesham Township each year, coordination of the Kids Safety Camps and Citizens Fire Academy, and management of the Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) program.

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