College Fire Safety

Each year thousands of parents will send their sons and daughters off to college hoping that they will be safe. Every year college and university students experience a growing number of fire-related emergencies. There are several causes for these fires. However, most fires are due to a general lack of knowledge about fire safety and prevention. Below are several links and activities that can help you and your student learn how to be safe from fire related emergencies and injuries while away at college.

Fire Prevention and Safety for College Students
Campus Fire Safety Fact Sheet
Campus and Dorm Fires (NFPA)
Safety Tips for Students and Parents

Campus Firewatch

Emergency Preparedness in School
Fire Safety Checklist for School Officials
Fire Safety Checklist for Landlords