As of July 2022, NH educational facilities are required to follow amended RSA 189.64 and the Life Safety Code related to emergency response drills. This flyer provides relevant information related to these required exercises and drills. Resource: Download the Fire Drills and All Hazard Response Drills/Exercises in Schools Flyer
Tag: Recommendation 3
NH House Bill 710: Relative to “adoption of state building code and fire code amendments.” (NH House) [January 2019]
HOUSE BILL 710-FN AN ACT relative to adoption of state building code and fire code amendments. SPONSORS: Rep. McGuire, Merr. 29; Sen. Carson, Dist 14; Sen. Giuda, Dist 2; Sen. Reagan, Dist 17 COMMITTEE: Executive Departments and Administration ────────────────────────────────────────────── ANALYSIS This bill: I. Provides for the appointment of alternative members of the state building code …
RSA 153:14 – Fire Safety Measures
Link to RSA 153:14 – Fire Safety Measures: http://www.gencourt.state.nh.us/rsa/html/XII/153/153-14.htm
Recommendation 3: Replace 4 of the 10 required emergency egress drills (fire drills) with all-hazards drills, at least one of which should test emergency response to an armed assailant.
RSA 189:64 – Emergency Operations Plans
Learn more about the elements of RSA 189:64 by viewing the legislation here. Submit your 2022-23 School EOP here.