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GFD says enough violations to shutdown UMS

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by Sabrina Salas Matanane

Guam - Guam Fire Department Spokesperson Lieutenant Ed Artero says a Notice of Violation was issued for Untalan Middle School after a walk through was conducted this morning by GFD inspectors. The following violations were found:

-inoperable fire alarm
-insufficient amount of fire extinguishers
-inadequate emergency lighting 
-issues with doors that are part of egress pathway (emergency exit)
-exposed electrical wiring

Lt. Artero added that if the Department of Public Health hadn't shutdown the Barrigada campus the Guam Fire Department would have based on today's inspection.

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