Fire Safety

Fire Safety

The prevention of fire in a Harvard building or facility requires the vigilance and care of all building occupants, Building and Facilities Management, Trades personnel, and Contractors.  A critical component is to educate and heighten the awareness of students, staff, and facility managers about the importance of day-to-day fire safety and fire prevention measures.

Department Contact

Mark Collins
Associate Director of Occupational & Facilities Safety
617.496.7168

Department Update

EH&S conducts hands-on fire extinguisher training utilizing the Bull Ex Intelligent Fire Simulator with FMO Trades and laboratory personnel.

Did You Know?

Use and store chemicals safely. Read the label and the Material Safety Data Sheet to determine flammability and other fire hazards. Provide adequate ventilation when using and storing these substances