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2021 Annual Security and Fire Safety Report

September 29, 2021

Colleges and universities are required by the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act to publish and distribute an Annual Security and Fire Safety report that discloses campus crime statistics and other information.

Safety Tips: Stay Safe This Holiday Season

December 19, 2018

Winter holidays are a time for families and friends to get together. But that also means a greater risk for fire. Following a few simple tips will ensure a happy and fire-safe holiday season.

Carolina People: Kitty Lynn

April 3, 2018

What’s a typical day like in your job? I wear multiple hats, but my main job is inspections and teaching classes on fire safety. On any given day, I may be writing an article for the emergency coordinator newsletter, responding … Continued

Students Fire Up the Fire Safety Fair

September 14, 2017

More than 200 students and a couple dozen employees learned how to extinguish a fire at the annual Fire Safety Fair in the Pit on Wednesday, September 13.

Fire Safety Fair, Sept. 13

September 12, 2017

Put out a fire at the 8th annual Fire Safety Fair, Wednesday, September 13, at the Pit. Put out a fire using a real fire extinguisher and your reward will be a sub from Jersey Mike’s and some ice cream from Carolina Dining Services. Meet Rameses too!

EHS Fire Safety Training Highlight of Week of Welcome

August 24, 2017

Each year the EHS Fire Safety Team trains over a thousand students, faculty and staff how to safely use a fire extinguisher, including a popular event in the Pit during Week of Welcome activities.

False Alarms are no Laughing Matter

April 2, 2017

False fire alarms aren’t just a nuisance in your workday, they can also be detrimental to human behavior and costly to the university. Did you know that, last fiscal year the Chapel Hill Fire Department responded to 240 calls that … Continued

8000 Extinguishers are Ready to Go!

April 2, 2017

Have you noticed that there is a new tag hanging on your fire extinguisher?  Each year, UNC Fire Safety inspects over 8000 fire extinguishers, both on and off campus. We are constantly working to enhance the University fire extinguisher program.  … Continued