10A NCAC 14J .1713        FIRE PLAN

(a)  Each municipal lockup shall have a written plan for the evacuation and control of inmates in the event of a fire.  The plan shall include at least quarterly fire drills, and records shall be made of the fire drills and retained.  The actual movement of inmates to other areas or outside the building is not required.

(b)  Evacuation routes shall be posted or otherwise clearly marked throughout the municipal lockup.

(c)  The police chief shall request in writing that the local fire department or fire marshall inspect the municipal lockup and review the fire plan at least once each year.


History Note:        Authority G.S. 153A‑221;

Eff. June 1, 1990;

Pursuant to G.S. 150B-21.3A, rule is necessary without substantive public interest Eff. January 5, 2016.