The Fire and Life Safety division is responsible for the compliance of local fire code and federal building codes in the areas of fire alarms, fire sprinkler systems, fire extinguishers and building egress. This EH&S team coordinates fire safety inspections of academic and residential buildings on and off campus, assists with testing of all fire alarm and suppression equipment, coordinates activities with the Houston Fire Marshalls Office for special events and conducts training for faculty, staff and students in the area of fire safety and the
As required under the OSHA Laboratory Standard, Texas Department of State Health Services and the Rice Safety Policy 313, researchers must attend training prior to working in the laboratory or before working with biological or radiological materials or equipment.
To report an accident, injury, or near miss please contact EHS and fill out the forms below.Accident/Injury ReportEmployers First Report of Injury or Illness
To anonymously report any risk or safety concerns please use the contact info below.
Online Form: Rice Ethics Point