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

 

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*
       



2016 Fire Statistics
DATE REPORTED NATURE OF THE FIRE DATE AND TIME OF FIRE GENERAL  LOCATION
12/13/2016        Student burning paper in trash can. 12/13/2016 01:38 
Brown College
       



2017 Fire Statistics

No Incidents Reported

 



2018 Fire Statistics

 

DATE REPORTED NATURE OF THE FIRE

DATE AND TIME OF FIRE

 GENERAL LOCATION

01/20/2018

An individual lit the contents of a trash can on fire with materials used for smoking. The carpet needed to be replaced at a cost of $130.

01/20/2018 at 02:23   Old Will Rice College 4th floor study room
08/04/2018 Fire originated from a trash bin damaging the loading dock at a cost of $30,000. 08/04/2018 at 17:02 Allice Pratt Brown Hall Loading Dock *NOT HEOA REPORTABLE*