Fire Department Enforces M.G.L. Chapter 148

The Fire Department is legally required to enforce the provisions of Massachusetts General Law Chapter 148. This chapter contains regulations on fireworks, dry cleaning, oil burners, gas stations, liquid propane, plastics, transportation of flammable liquids, above ground and underground storage tanks, manholes, electrical systems, explosives, storage and flammable substances, marine fueling, model rockets, lumber yards, bulk plants, tentage, salamanders, flammable decorations and curtains, cannon or mortar firing, fire extinguishers, smoke detectors, obstructions and hazards, combustible fibers, rubbish handling, crop ripening, pesticide storage, and welding and storage.


Massachusetts General Law Chapter 148