Fire Department Services Division

​​​​​​​​​​​Mission and Responsibilities

The West Virginia State Fire Marshal’s Office, Fire Department Services Division is responsible for duties that include administration and oversight for all fire and non-fire data collected through the National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) and related data analysis and fire department training, evaluation of fire departments and the coordination and issuance of emergency vehicle permits for all West Virginia fire departments and certain other entities.

Aqueous Foam (AFFF)​

Beneficiary Designation Form

Emergency Vehicle Permits​ (EVPS)

Fire Department Evaluations

Fire Departme​n​t Listing

Fire Service Emergency Response Guides and Tool Kits

Fire Service Codes, Policies, and Standards

Funding and National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS)

Junior Firefighters

Personnel Certifications

West Virginia Approved Fire Service Training Courses and Resources​​​​

Staff Lis​ting

Division Director
David Blaylock, Deputy State Fire Marshal
(304) 558-2191, Ext. 20744
David.A.Blaylock@wv.gov

Field Personnel
Assistant State Fire Marshal - Bradley Scott
(304) 558-2191, Ext. 20757
Bradley.R.Scott@wv.gov

NFIRS Tech Support and Report Submissions:
​​Alice Morrison
Data Analyst I
NFIRS State Program Manager​
(304) 558-2191, Ext. 20751
Alice.K.Morrison@wv.gov or NFIRS@wv.gov​

Malena Boggess
Regulatory Licensing Support Specialist II
NFIRS Support Technician
(304) 558-2191, Ext. 20758
Malena.L.Boggess@wv.gov

(Full name of your fire department is required in the subject line of all emails for identification purposes. Please cc Malena on all emails.)