HUPD : Fire Safety Systems

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Emergency:
757.727.5666

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757.727.5258

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757.727.5300/5259

University Police may be contacted 24hrs a day.

Kelsey Hall Building Information
Street Address 48 West Tyler St.
Year Built 1933
Occupancy Residence Hall
Capacity 99
Construction Type Brick/Wood
Fire Alarm Panel Simplex 4002

Kelsey Hall

General Description

Fire alarm system consists of manual pull stations, visual/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 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 13, Standard for Portable Fire Extinguishers.

Portable Fire Extinguisher Inspections: Fire extinguishers located in residence halls are inspected monthly by SimplexGrinnell in accordance to NFPA 13A.


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