Building Name: Modulars

Street Address: 14 Gatewood Street

Year Built: 1982

Occupancy: Residence Hall

Capacity: 48

Type of Construction: Brick Veneer

Fire Alarm Panel: Simplex


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.