Field Guides

All of the Engineering Field Guides listed below are currently undergoing revisions.

Fire Hazard Zoning Field Guide

Industrial Operations Fire Prevention Field Guide

Power Line Fire Prevention Field Guide

Property Inspection Guide

Railroad Fire Prevention Field Guide

Structural Fire Prevention Field Guide


About CAL FIRE Fire Engineering

Fire Engineering takes into account the best design, construction, and engineering practices for planning fire safe communities and homes. Engineering principles also apply in the safe use of industrial and recreational equipment. The Fire Engineering staff recommend and interpret laws and regulations covering wildland fire safety and assist homeowners, landowners, decision-makers, and local government planners in building and rebuilding fire safety into California communities.

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