To identify potential fire situations and protect the university and community
members from injury and /or loss of property or life from a fire.
A. Halogen (torchiere) lamps, due to fire safety concerns, are not permitted to be
used in university buildings.
B. Unapproved units which have/contain exposed elements or open flames such as
coleman stoves, fondue pots, candles, gas lanterns, hibachi grills, torches, oil
lamps and fire works are not allowed on campus unless approved for use by the
C. No open fire, cooking fire, campfire or bonfire will be allowed on University
property unless the individuals responsible have obtained written consent of the
D. Open Fire Permits will be issued on a case by case basis only depending on
weather conditions, acceptable location and general compliance as outlined in
this policy and local ordinances.
E. The use or possession of fireworks, explosives, or any other substance which
may injure, discomfort, or disturb other individuals is strictly prohibited.
F. Any public fireworks displays must be conducted by licensed pyrotechnic
operators who have obtained written consent from the EH&S office.