Fire and Life Safety works to ensure the safety of NYU students, faculty, and staff through the interpretation of local, state, and federal fire protection codes and standards.  The unit provides comprehensive services encompassing Evacuation Planning, Fire and Non-Fire Drills, Fire Protection Systems, as well as all aspects of Fire Safety and Emergency planning, education, and training. Fire and Life Safety serves as the liaison to the FDNY and also works to minimize fire risks through regular building inspections.