P.O. Box 193

Kalamazoo, MI  49004

Michigan Fire Inspectors Society

Exchange, Encourage, and Educate in the Interest of Fire Protection

Community Risk Reduction SUCCESS story!

September 14. 2017                                 NFPA launches Policy Institute to support fire and life safety efforts        

June 27, 2017                                     NFPA to develop fire risk assessment tool in response to tragic high-rise fires incidents          

May 8, 2017                                          Good Morning America segment on children's response to smoke alarms reinforces need for home fire sprinklers​

May 1, 2017                                            NFPA, ESFI emphasize importance of electrical fire safety during National Electrical Safety Month

April 18, 2017                                              Why home sprinklers are a good idea

​​March 23, 2017                                         Home fire sprinkler trade ups or trade offs – and do words really matter?

​​March 20, 2017

UL Announces Certification for Electronic Cigarettes

Feburary 21, 2017

NFPA safety bulletin highlights the importance of fire hose code adherence, as modern day fires grow faster and hotter

January 29, 2017

NFPA issues safety bulletin on firefighter protective hoods



The Michigan Fire Inspectors Society is the premier code organization in the State of Michigan. With almost 600 members, we represent the wide interest of Michigan’s Fire Inspectors. The organization utilizes multiple committees to assist our membership and the public's safety in Michigan. These committees include our membership serving to provide updated rules or monitor code changes. MFIS works to educate our members on current trends and practices at our yearly conferences which include the fall educational seminar and winter educational seminar.


October 8-14, 2017                          National Fire Safety Week 

January 17-19, 2018                                Winter Educational Seminar             East Lansing, MI    

June 20, 2018                                Kevin J. Abbasse Golf Outing             Webberville, MI   


One of our goals is to be an advocate for Community Risk Reduction within our communities. Grand Rapids Fire Department has visited 7,000 homes  installing 43,000 smoke alarms within their community.  A job well done GRFD!

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