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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 #4

Keep fire and electrical equipment such as fire extinguishers, electrical panels, detectors, pull stations, and automatic fire sprinklers clear at all times. Sprinklers require at least 18” of clearance and electrical panels require at least 36” of clearance.