HUPD : Fire Safety Systems

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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.

Continuing Education Center (CEC) Building Information
Street Address 19 West Tyler St.
Year Built 1926
Occupancy Residence Hall
Capacity 33
Construction Type Brick/Masonry
Fire Alarm Panel Simplex

Continuing Education Center (CEC)

General Description

Fire alarm system consists of manual pull stations, audible alarm devices and integrated automatic detection devices; smoke detector 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 a certified fire alarm company in accordance with NFPA 72, National Fire Alarm Code.

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