Environmental Health & Safety Office

Fire Safety

The EHSO Fire Safety Program provides a fire safe campus environment by identifying and eliminating potential fire hazards through consistent and comprehensive building fire inspection procedures emphasizing compliance with all applicable fire and building codes.

The Fire Safety Program is responsible for fire safety building inspections, fire investigations, Uniform Fire and Building code interpretations and technical assistance, new construction and building renovation plans review, fire exit drills, and the inspection, maintenance, and testing of all fire protection equipment on UH Hilo locations.

Education and training programs are also available to any on-campus group upon request. Programs include relevant lecture, audio/video presentations, and hands-on fire extinguisher training.

The Fire Safety Program is administered through the UH Mānoa EHSO .

See also the UH Hilo Annual Security and Fire Safety Report.