Evaluating Fire Alarm Systems for Commercial Properties

When evaluating fire alarm systems for commercial properties, be sure to understand system requirements for technology upgrades or building expansions. When adding on or installing upgrades, your fire alarm system should be flexible to adapt with future building requirements without disruption of service or replacing existing equipment. Adaptations and technology…

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Considerations for Fire Alarm and Life Safety Systems for Commercial Properties

Purchasing fire alarm and life safety systems for commercial properties is a big decision, one that requires careful planning and participation from the building owners. Owners of commercial property that participate in the purchase and installation decisions of fire and life safety systems reap the biggest rewards. When building owners…

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How to Provide Training on Commercial Fire Alarm Systems

Building owners must be familiar with their commercial fire alarm system by maintaining all documentation and providing end user training to all responsible building personnel. Building owners and managers should always know the location of all documentation related to their fire alarm system including installation and maintenance records, and manufacturer…

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Fire Alarm System Options Depend on Building Design

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Fire alarm systems consist of sophisticated equipment, sensitive devices and controls that must all work together to prevent loss of life and property.  When evaluating fire alarm systems and considering the many options available, it is best to work with a fire safety system specialist to sift through the options…

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Licensed Fire Alarm System Inspections Required by NFPA

Fire alarm systems are designed to protect life and property, but these systems will be useless if not maintained, tested and repaired with regular inspections by licensed fire alarm technicians.  Fire detection devices, control panels and networks consist of precision components that must work together to provide reliable protection when…

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