For most students, the last fire safety training they received was in grade school, but with new independence comes new responsibilities. It is important that both off-campus and on-campus students know their fire risks and prevention actions that could save their lives.
There are several specific causes for fires in on- and off-campus college housing, including cooking, candles, smoking and overloaded power strips.
Did you know:
Approximately 25% of all campus fire fatalities follow a party.
Messages to share with students
Messages to share with colleges and universities