Daycare Center Inspections
Daycare facilities are inspected by Fire Marshal Division personnel on an annual basis as part of the State of Maryland, Department of Human Resources, Child Care Administration licensing requirements and Fire Marshal Division Priority and Frequency Inspection policy.
Inspections are conducted in accordance with the requirements of the Maryland State Fire Prevention Code and the Anne Arundel County Fire Prevention Code. Requirements for Daycare occupancies are found in
National Fire Protection Association - NFPA 101, Life Safety Code, 2009 edition ( State Fire Prevention Code) or 2006 edition (County Fire Prevention Code). Amendments to the Life Safety Code for daycare are found in the Maryland State Fire Prevention Code and Anne Arundel County Fire Prevention Code.