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Fire Inspectors and Investigators

On the Job


Fire Inspectors and Investigators inspect buildings to see if they are at risk for fire. They enforce local and state laws. They also investigate buildings that have had a fire to determine the cause.


Typical Work Tasks

People who work in this career often:

Typical Working Conditions


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