Your building’s fire alarm is a vital piece of life-saving equipment. Every commercial building needs to have one on each floor, and in multiple places throughout the building even if it is only in a small location on one floor…. Read More
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Fire alarm systems are used to save lives every day. But they require regular inspection, testing and maintenance. The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) and other code making organizations require annual inspection and testing as a way to ensure these… Read More
Conventional fire alarm systems have been around since electronics became commonplace. Presently, these systems are rarely used in large buildings but are not uncommon in small schools, stores, restaurants, and apartments.
Fire alarm and sprinkler systems are required to be continuously monitored by an Underwriters Laboratory (UL) listed central station. Central monitoring stations use a special telephone and mobile lines, radio channels, computers, software and trained staff to receive and monitor… Read More