Our mission is to ensure the safety of the University of Rhode Island students, personnel and visitors through the interpretation of fire protection codes and standards. In addition, this work unit provides training, oversees fire-safety related and hazardous operations, performs building fire safety inspections and investigates university facilities to ensure that fire risks are minimized.
Fire safety is everyone's responsibility:
The Fire & Life Safety area is responsible for the day to day fire safety of all four campuses. This area covers all fire safety inspections for Dormitories, Fraternities and Sororities plus the Administrative, Academic and Service buildings on all campuses.
Fire & Life Safety
Office: 177 Plains Road
Kingston, RI 02881
Inspection and Code Compliance