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Top 10 Violations

Top 10 Cited Violations (Both NYS OFPC and Ithaca Fire Department)

  1. Improper Use of Extension Cords
  2. Illegal Power Taps in Use
  3. Electrical Hazards - Open Junction Boxes
  4. Open Flames (Candles/ Incense) in Residence Halls
  5. Swinging Fire Doors Do Not Close & Latch
  6. Fire Resistance Rated Construction to be Maintained
  7. Fire Rating (Curtains/ Drapery) Not Shown or Updated
  8. Required Clearance Not Maintained (Electrical Equipment)
  9. Required Testing and Maintenance of Fire Protection Systems Not Updated 
  10. Electrical Hazards Not Abated