Section 6438 of New York State's Fire Code

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RESIDENCE HALLS/STUDENT TOWN-HOMES

FIRE SAFETY - §6438

 

§6438 of New York State Education Law requires notification of fire safety standards and measures in all college-owned or college operated housing. The following information is provided:

Thompson, MacVicar, McLean, McFarlane, and Town-homes:

Smoke Detectors are located in Rooms & Hallways
Heat Detectors are located in all bedrooms
Sprinklers are located in trash rooms
Fire extinguishers are located in hallways
Sprinklers are located in bedrooms
AED's are located throughout each building
Fire alarm notifications are both audible and visual

Mortimer, Perry, Briggs, Bramley, Benedict, Dobson, Harmon, Gordon, Morgan:

Smoke Detectors are located in Rooms & Hallways
Heat Detectors are located in all bedrooms
Sprinklers are located in trash rooms
Fire extinguishers are located in hallways
AED's are located throughout each building
Fire alarm notifications are both audible and visual

Every living space on campus has a building evacuation route document posted on the inside of the door (bedroom door in the lower quad, suite door in the middle/upper quad, and apartment door in the Student Townhomes). Upon move-in and throughout the year, please familiarize yourself with this evacuation route in case of an emergency situation. In the case of the fire alarm system being activated, please evacuate the building immediately.

Additional fire safety information may also be found in the Annual Fire Safety Report 

BE AWARE - A NEW, MORE SENSITIVE FIRE DETECTION SYSTEM HAS BEEN INSTALLED IN THE RESIDENCE HALLS. EACH ALARM CAN BE TRACED BACK TO THE EXACT DEVICE THAT ACTIVATED IT.

Should you have any questions, please contact the Office of Residential Life/Learning Communities at (585) 395-2122 or email us at housing@brockport.edu. The Office of Environmental Health and Safety may also be contacted at (585) 395-2408.

More information regarding fire safety can be found on the Environmental Health and Safety webpage at: https://www.brockport.edu/support/environmental_safety/.

Last Updated 4/19/22