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Fire Prevention

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Fire Safety Reminders

  1. Never use an elevator if the building fire alarm is activated.
  2. Use stairwells to evacuate the building. Be aware of your primary and secondary egress routes.
  3. Keep designated fire doors closed they are designed to protect occupants.
  4. Never block open corridor/hallway doors in a building.
  5. Check all appliances in your office before leaving. Turn them off.
  6. Keep storage in all areas 18 or more below sprinkler heads.
  7. Use electrical extension cords properly. Examine the cords periodically for safe service.

Informative links -

Residence Halls Fire Safety Improvements, from UT Division of Housing and Food Service