Plymouth State University is committed to providing a healthy and safe environment for students, faculty, and staff. We work continuously to keep you and our campus safe. However, if an emergency does arise, it is important that you are informed of the situation and know how to respond accordingly.

To that end, the Office of Environmental Health and Safety, the University Police Department, Plymouth Police Department, and the Plymouth Fire Department have prepared this information to assist you in preventing, learning about, and dealing with emergencies.

Safety and Prevention Tips

Fire Prevention Tip #14

Keep grills at least 10 feet away from all buildings, including building overhangs, porches, and balconies. The 10 foot rule is state law at apartments and multi-family homes and good practice at every home or building.