Month: January 2014

Candles and Open Flame Devices

Candles and Open Flame Devices Candles are one of the leading causes of fire in the United States.  For this reason, the University prohibits use of candles and open flame devices in campus facilities, with the following exceptions: Candles in

Space Heaters

Space Heaters The use of portable space heaters on USF property is a real safety concern, therefore, space heaters with open heating elements are banned from use. If your office or work area is cold please contact Operations using the

Fire Safety & Prevention

FIRE SAFETY/PREVENTION PLAN I. ¬†PURPOSE AND SCOPE OSHA’s Fire Safety and Prevention Plan regulations, 29 CFR 1910.39, or [29 CFR 1910.38 (a)] requires University of Saint Francis, to have a written Fire Prevention Plan (FPP). This plan applies to all