HUPD : Fire Safety Systems

Contact HUPD

Emergency:
757.727.5666

Traffic Administration Office:
757.727.5258

University Police Department:
757.727.5300/5259

University Police may be contacted 24hrs a day.

Modulars Building Information
Street Address 14 Gatewood Street
Year Built 1982
Occupancy Residence Hall
Capacity 48
Construction Type Brick Veneer
Fire Alarm Panel Simplex

Modulars

General Description:

Fire alarm system consists of; smoke detectors located in individual sleeping rooms, corridors, common areas and mechanical spaces.

Fire Alarm Testing and Inspection: Individual components of the fire alarm system are tested bi-annually by university electrical department in accordance with manufacturer and UL recommendations.

Fire Suppression Equipment

Portable Fire Extinguishers: Fire extinguishers located in accordance with NFPA 10, Standard for Portable Fire Extinguishers.

Portable Fire Extinguisher Inspections: Fire extinguishers located in residence halls are inspected monthly by SimplexGrinnell. Annual inspection is conducted by certified vendor in accordance with NFPA 10, Standard for Portable Fire Extinguishers.

Fire and Evacuation Drills

Drills: Residence Halls are required to have one fire drill conducted each semester within the first six (6) weeks of the semester.

TIPS Report Incident