Fire Department


BFD Life Safety Inspection Program

The Bardstown Fire Department in 1991 adopted ordinance 95.01 that states that the Bardstown Fire Department shall conduct Life Safety inspections on all businesses within the city limits in accordance with KRS. The city adopted this ordinance to ensure employee safety and employer compliance with NFPA life safety codes. Below you will find some links to the life safety inspection program if you have any questions.

City of Bardstown Fire Prevention Chapter Ordinance

Kentucky Standards of Safety 815 KAR 10:060

Duties of the Fire Marshal KRS 227.220

Rights of entry for inspections KRS 227.270

Local adoption of safety standards KRS 227.320

Powers of the Fire Marshal KRS 227.330

Violation of administrative orders KRS 227.331

Correction of violations and fees KRS 227.336