fire marshal

fire marshal
fire marshal UK US noun [C]
WORKPLACE in the UK, a person who helps a FIRE SAFETY OFFICER(Cf. ↑fire safety officer) in their work, for example by making sure that employees leave a building safely if there is a fire: »

If there is not a designated fire marshal for your floor or area, report to the Senior Fire Marshal as soon as you arrive at the assembly point.

in the US, a FIRE SAFETY OFFICER(Cf. ↑fire safety officer) for a local government

Financial and business terms. 2012.

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