Montana has no specific law or regulation requiring employers to conduct fire drills.
Schools. Schools must conduct at least eight disaster drills each year; four must be fire exit drills. Records of the drills must be kept (MT Code Sec. 20-1-402).
Licensed group and family daycare homes. A minimum of eight fire drills must be held each year, at least 1 month apart. Records of the drills must be kept. There must be a smoke detector on each floor, and batteries must be tested monthly. No portable electrical or unvented fuel heaters may be used (MT Admin. Rule Sec. 51.95.706).
Residential healthcare facilities. Residential healthcare and assisted-living facilities are required to have fire drills/evacuation drills for employees and residents at least twice annually. Records must be kept, including a list of residents who need help evacuating the facility (MT Admin. Rule Sec. 37.106.2866).