Fire & Life Safety

The Fire & Life Safety team administers compliance programs that increase the campus community’s awareness of fire and life safety. The team specifically provides consultative and enforcement services to ensure institutional compliance with the North Carolina Fire Code (NCFC), National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) and Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA).

What’s New

  • The Department of Insurance (DOI) Office of State Fire Marshal (OSFM) inspector will be on campus April – July 2024 conducting the annual fire and safety inspection.   
  • The tent permit process has been revised to require 30 days’ notice prior to the event.
  • The 2024 fire drill schedule is available online for building owners.

Most requested Services

Fire SafetyEquipment SafetyEvent SafetyLife Safety
-Building Inspection
-Fire Extinguisher Placement
-Fire Watch Training
-Hot Work Permit
-Space Heater Authorization
-Aerial Lift Training
-Forklift Training
-Purchase Authorization
-Open Flame Permit
-Fire Truck Request
-Pyrotechnic Permit
-Tents Permit
-AED Purchase
-Evacuation Plans
-Fire Drills
-Occupancy Calculations

To request Fire and Life Safety team assistance click the safety service form.