EHS provides a variety of training programs and information regarding fire safety and fire prevention.  It serves as liaison with the Purchase Volunteer Fire Department.

EHS coordinates formal campus wide annual fire safety inspections with the New York State Office of Fire Prevention and Control.

EHS maintains evacuation procedures for all campus buildings and conducts periodic fire drills in campus academic and administrative buildings.  EHS also works with the Office of Community Engagement to ensure that successful fire drills are conducted in campus residential areas.

Fire Safety Links

General Information

Home self evaluation                                                         www.firesafe.org

National Fire Protection Association                       www.nfpa.org

Firehouse Online Magazine                                           www.firehouse.com/magazine

Just for Kids

National Fire Protection Assn. Kids page              www.sparky.org

Smokey the Bear                                                                   www.smokeybear.com

Electrical Safety                                                                   www.saveonenergy.com/kids-electrical-safety-guide/