Briarwood Manor Care Center

Fire Safety

Fire Deficiencies
This Nursing home: 7
TX State Average: 4
U.S. Average: 4
TX Deficiencies Range 1–16
Updated June 19, 2014.

How well this home met National Fire Protection Agency standards in the most recent inspection.

October 31, 2013 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Walls that prevent smoke from passing through and would resist fire for at least one hour.
Low
Many
11/18/2013
Emergency lighting that can last at least 1 1/2 hours.
Low
Many
11/2/2013
Properly protected cooking facilities.
Low
Some
11/25/2013
Properly located and lighted "exit" signs.
Low
Few
11/18/2013
An approved automatic sprinkler system connected to the fire alarm system.
Low
Few
11/28/2013
Portable fire extinguishers.
Very Low
Many
11/28/2013
Heating and ventilation systems that have been properly installed according to the manufacturer's instructions.
Very Low
Many
11/1/2013

December 05, 2012 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Restrictions on the use of flammable curtains.
Low
Many
1/20/2013
An approved installation, maintenance and testing program for fire alarm systems.
Low
Many
12/6/2012
Weekly inspections and monthly testing of generators.
Very Low
Many
12/8/2012
Portable fire extinguishers.
Very Low
Many
1/20/2013
Posted "no-smoking" signs in areas where smoking is not permitted or ashtrays provided where smoking was allowed.
Very Low
Many
1/20/2013

January 09, 2012 Fire Inspection

Nursing Home Did Not Have: Possible or Actual Harm Residents Affected Date Fixed
Walls that prevent smoke from passing through and would resist fire for at least one hour.
Low
Some
2/20/2012
A fire alarm system that can be heard throughout the facility.
Low
Few
1/31/2012
Special areas constructed so that walls can resist fire for one hour or an approved fire extinguishing system.
Low
Few
2/15/2012
Automatic sprinkler systems that have been maintained in working order.
Low
Few
2/20/2012

Note: Because of differences in calculation, all data may not match those shown on Nursing Home Compare, a website run by the federal Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services. CMS has approved the U.S. News methodology.

Last updated June 19, 2014.


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