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Barrow County Board of Commissioners

mthrasher@barrowga.org

30 North Broad Street, Winder, GA, 30680, US

Blasting and Pyrotechnic Events

All blasting and pyrotechnics require the following documents to be submitted to the Fire Marshal's Office, 5 Business Days prior to the event.

*Pyrotechnics LicenseĀ 

*Company Business License

*Site map indicating blast site, nearest roadway, nearest building location. If the event is for a public eventĀ the map requires spectater location area.

Facility Address

EVENT/EXPOSITION INFORMATION

FLAME EFFECT ACTIVITIES/MATERIALS
1. Site or Floor Plan to include the following:

A narrative description of flame effect

Yes No

The location of the flame effect device(s), their controls, and the control sequence

Yes No

The area affected by the flame effect device

Yes No

The location of the audience from the flame effect device

Yes No

Clearance to combustibles

Yes No

The fuels being used and their estimated consumption

Yes No

Air for combustion and ventilation for indoor effects

Yes No

Storage and holding areas of the fuels

Yes No

Means of egress from the flame effect area and the audience areas to the public way

Yes No

Supplemental fire protection features and locations of required fire extinguishers

Yes No

Emergency response procedures

Yes No

The flame effect classification per NFPA 101

Yes No

A list of all effects to be used along with a brief description of each

Yes No

Current Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS) for the fuels consumed in the flame effect device

Yes No

Documentation that all combustible material used for the effect are rendered flame retardant

Yes No

A detailed description of each performance using each different effect

Yes No

Cold & Non-Pyrotechnic effects (es: Spakular) need the required Class D extinguisher

Yes No

Name & copy of Operator's License or Certification

Yes No

Provide date and time of visual inspection of each flame effect device prior to start of event

Yes No

Operator shall make the operating instructions for flame effects available to the AHJ

Yes No

Professional fire watch will be required for events with public spectators: Contact the Barrow County FD Fire Marshal's Office at 770-307-2987