Rice University Fire Statistics and Reporting    

 Report all fire incidents immediately to Rice Police Department at 713-348-6000 and Environmental Health & Safety 713-348-4444


2013 Fire Statistics

DATE REPORTED NATURE OF THE FIRE

DATE AND TIME OF FIRE

 GENERAL LOCATION

01/22/2013

Fire alarm was set off due to prohibited items in room. Fire was extinguished by student and confined to trash can.

01/22/2013 at 22:53 Baker College 281-D 
12/09/2013

Fire alarm and sprinkler was activated due to prohibited items in room causing a fire.  Fire was extinguished by sprinkler system and confined only to the room. 

12/09/2013 at 12:16     Duncan College 407
12/18/2013 Intentional fire was started on the balcony of the residence. Fire alarm and sprinkler system was not activated. 12/18/2013 at 00:33 Will Rice 219

2014 Fire Statistics

DATE REPORTED NATURE OF THE FIRE

DATE AND TIME OF FIRE

 GENERAL LOCATION

02/09/2014

Someone was lighting toilet paper on fire and throwing it to the ground from the 4th floor balcony at Will Rice College. The objects self-extinguished before they hit the ground and caused no damage.

02/09/2014 at 01:06   Will Rice College 4th floor balcony

 


 

2015 Fire Statistics

DATE REPORTED NATURE OF THE FIRE DATE AND TIME OF FIRE GENERAL  LOCATION
 11/30/2015        A component in the elevator controller overheated igniting a paper instruction manual left lying on the unit.  The burning paper was extinguished by the Houston Fire Department. 11/30/2015 23:45 
Football Stadium press box elevator mechanical room
*NOT HEOA REPORTABLE*