The Alarming Truth is a short film that has been produced as part of a national campaign to raise awareness about fire safety for college students. The film depicts a fire occurring at an off-campus residence and the unfortunate outcome that affects those involved.The campaign and video are funded under a Department of Homeland Security Fire Prevention and Safety grant and developed through the collaborative efforts of the Clery Center for Security On Campus, Campus Firewatch, Michael H. Minger Foundation, Rowan University, University of Pennsylvania, and the Philadelphia Fire Department. The video and materials on this site are free to share and use in educational fire safety programs.

Download the film:

Download Link Icon The Alarming Truth .mov file – Closed-Caption file – 3 GB

Alarming Truth .mp4 file – 1 GB

Directions: Right-click on the link above and choose “Save link as…” ¬†For issues with the download, please contact Amy Guthrie. Dropbox transfer can be arranged. Download over the Internet will take a while due to the size of the file.