Fire and Life Safety

Life at UCLA: Frequently Encountered Topics

ALL FIRES AND EXPLOSIONS SHALL BE IMMEDIATELY REPORTED TO 911 (HSC § 13107).
  • Know the exit routes from your office, floor and building
  • Know the location of fire extinguishers and how to use them
  • Keep a flashlight in your desk, check batteries quarterly
  • Always know the locations of the nearest fire exit and fire alarm pull station
  • Post emergency numbers next to your phone
  • Report any unsafe conditions to the EH&S Hotline 310-825-9797
  • Keep walkways and exits clear
  • Keep fire doors closed when not in use -- never prop them open
  • All storage must be in compliance with California Fire Code and applicable regulations
  • Use microwaves and toaster ovens in authorized locations only
  • Eliminate the use of unauthorized personal appliances