HUPD : Fire Safety Systems

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Kennedy Hall Building Information
Street Address 18 Frissell St.
Year Built 1918
Occupancy Residence Hall
Capacity 51
Construction Type Brick/Wood
Fire Alarm Panel Simplex 4100U

Kennedy Hall

General Description

Fire alarm system consists of manual pull stations, visual/audible alarm devices and integrated automatic detection devices -located throughout the building.

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.

Manual Wet Stand Pipe System

Inspected by certified inspection company in accordance with NFPA 25.

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. Annual inspection is conducted by certified vendor in accordance with NFPA 13, 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.

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