Safety Planning, and Response Documents
The Illinois Terrorism Task Force School Safety Working Group –
ITTF - is composed of law enforcement, Office of the State Fire Marshal, campus emergency management, school resource officers, and representatives of statewide school associations. The group has released an informational document designed to help make Illinois schools safe. Click in the link below to be directed to the ITTF document.
Recommendations of the Illinois Terrorism Task Force School Safety Working Group – 4/2018
NFPA 3000, Standard for an Active Shooter / Hostile Event Response (ASHER) Program is now available through the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA). Click link below to be directed to the NFPA website.
Reporting Fires to OSFM - Section 35 of the School Safety Drill Act (105 ILCS 128/35), requires the Office of the State Fire Marshal, in conjunction with the State Board of Education, to provide a mechanism for reporting fires that occur in schools. This reporting form can be accessed by clicking on the link below. The form is fillable, savable, and can be submitted directly to OSFM.
Carbon Monoxide Detection - School officials need to contact their individual Regional Office of Education for procedures and questions regarding Carbon Monoxide Detection requirements, placement, and procedures to follow if a device activates. Click the link below to view the Public Act which places CO Detection in Schools.
Carbon Monoxide (CO) detection requirements in Schools