Cornelia Woman Killed in Fire

The Office of Insurance and Safety Fire Commissioner John F. King announced today that a Habersham County woman was found dead in a structure fire around 2:00 p.m. on Monday, October 19. The fire occurred at 1689 Heads Ferry Road in Cornelia.

Commissioner King Awarded Meritorious Service Medal for Role in National Guard COVID-19 Response

The Office of Insurance and Safety Fire John F. King announced today that Commissioner King has been awarded the Defense Meritorious Service Medal for his role in the National Guard response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Blue Ridge Fire Ruled Arson By State Investigators

The Office of Insurance and Safety Fire Commissioner John F. King announced today that a fire in Blue Ridge has been ruled an act of arson. The fire occurred at 3427 Sugar Creek Road at 10:30 a.m. on Monday, October 12.

Commissioner King Extends Agent License Renewals Through End of 2020

Today, Insurance and Safety Fire Commissioner John F. King released Bulletin 20-EX-12 to all agents licensed by the Commissioner’s office announcing that any agent requiring a license renewal will have their license extended through December 31, 2020.

Students in Moultrie, Metro Atlanta, Gray, Perry, and Rentz Win Annual Fire Safety Essay Contest

The Office of Insurance and Safety Fire Commissioner John F. King announced today that 15 Georgia students have been named winners of the 2020 “Serving Up Fire Safety in the Kitchen” essay contest for Fire Prevention Week.

Woman Killed in Montgomery County Fire

The Office of Insurance and Safety Fire Commissioner John F. King announced today that Patsy Springfield, 84, passed away in a fire at 858 Conway McDonald Road in Tarrytown on Friday, October 2. Upon arriving at the scene, investigators with the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office and Commissioner King’s State Fire Investigations Unit found Ms. Springfield on the kitchen floor.

Home Fire Kills Bainbridge Man

The Office of Insurance and Safety Fire Commissioner John F. King announced today that Early Bernard Cosby, 72, passed away in an accidental fire around 9:00 a.m. on Sunday, October 4. The fire occurred at 175 Melissa Drive in Bainbridge.

Commissioner King Encourages Census Participation, Voter Registration in Hispanic Community.

Insurance and Safety Fire Commissioner John F. King released a Spanish language public service announcement today calling on all Georgians to complete the 2020 Census and register to vote by the deadline of next Monday, October 5.

El Comisionado King Alienta La Participación Del Censo Y El Registro De Votantes En La Comunidad Hispana

El comisionado de seguros y seguridad contra incendios, John F. King, publicó hoy un anuncio de servicio público en español en el que pide a todos los residents del Estado de Georgia que completen el censo de 2020 y se registren para votar antes de la fecha límite del próximo lunes 5 de octubre. Junto con el video, publicó la siguiente declaración.

Tennessee Man Arrested for Walker County Arson

The Office of Insurance and Safety Fire Commissioner John F. King announced today that Theodore D. Rosenthal, 52, has been arrested in connection with a fire that occurred in Rossville on Sunday, September 19.