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Welcome to the Facilities Management Environmental Health & Safety/Risk Management (EHS/RM) website. It is our goal to provide you with a valuable resource for all of your safety and risk management needs while acquainting you with the services we provide, including University policies, training schedules, programs and current events.
FOCUSING ON FIRE SAFETY
October is National Fire Prevention Month. Historically, this month marks the anniversary of the Great Chicago Fire of 1871 that burnt out of control for several days and killed more than 250 people, left 100,000 homeless and destroyed more than 17,000 buildings.
To acknowledge National Fire Prevention Month and to continue to educate the University community regarding fire prevention, UD's Facilities Management Environmental Health and Safety/Risk Management will be hosting the following training opportunities:
>>Live Fire Extinguisher Training - Wednesday, October 26, 2016 - 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
>>Safety Street Fair and Smokeout - Wednesday, October 12, 2016 - 5-8 PM
>>"After the Fire": The Movie and College Tour- Monday‚ September 19, 2016 - 7-9 PM
Live Fire Extinguisher Training
UD's Facilities Management Environmental Health & Safety/Risk Management annually partners with Silco Fire & Security to host the Live Fire Extinguisher Training. This is the 15th year that UD wil be hosting this demonstration. At this event, students can gain first hand experience on how to properly use a fire extinguisher to put out a live fire. Students can also learn about the various type of fire extinguishers and the types of fires they put out. Please see the event details listed below.
This event is considered an Engagement Opportunity for students. Therefore, students can accumulate Path (Points Accumulated Toward Housing) credit by attending thid event. These points can help to determine priority in attaining a student’s desired housing.
WHEN: Wednesday October 26, 2016, 11:30 PM - 1:00 PM
WHERE: Kennedy Union Plaza
Safety Street Fair and Smokeout
UD's Facilities Management Environmental Health & Safety/Risk Management will be hosting a Safety Street Fair and Smokeout. UD annually partners with the Dayton Fire Department, UD Residential Properties, the UD Neighborhood Fellows and UD Residence Life to host fire prevention events on campus. This year, the American Red Cross and other local partners will join in the event. This activity will include a live demonstration smoke-out where students can learn firsthand about the dangers of fire and how to protect themselves and and also offer an opportunity to go through a building filled with‚ simulated smoke. Students will also have the opportunity to practice putting out a live fire with a fire extinguisher. Free food, T-Shirts and other goodies will be on hand. Please see the details listed below.
This event is considered an Engagement Opportunity for students.‚ Therefore, students can accumulate Path (Points Accumulated Toward Housing) credit by attending this event. These points can help to determine priority in attaining a student's desired housing.
WHEN: Wednesday, October 12, 2016, 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
WHERE: Art Street Amphitheater and 118 Lawnview Street
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"After the Fire": The Movie and College Tour
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