Fire and Life Safety at Carleton University is taken very seriously. Under the direction of the Fire Prevention Officer, a campus wide Fire Safety Plan encompasses all aspects of fire and life safety. All members of the Carleton Community are responsible for reporting hazards and following evacuation procedures.


Student safety is a top priority at Carleton University.

Staff & Faculty

Staff & Faculty have a responsibility to keep themselves and students safe at Carleton.

Hot Work

Work that produces flames/sparks or generates high levels of heat requires approval.

Special Events

Event organizers must submit one or more risk management forms.

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