What is the proper way for alarm companies to design, install fire alarm resets? Alarm expert Jeffrey D. Zwirn provides helpful tips for alarm contractors.
By Jeffrey D. Zwirn · October 27, 2015
Fire Prevention Week kicks off across the country and the National Fire Protection Association is encouraging homeowners to have smoke alarms in every bedroom of the house. This year's slogan is, "Hear the Beep Where You Sleep."
SSI Staff · October 05, 2015
Monitoring Matters columnist Kevin Lehan discusses the impact of NFPA 72 code revisions on authorities having jurisdiction (AHJs) and central stations.
Kevin Lehan · August 24, 2015
The detailed report summarizes the results of the NFPA School Safety, Codes and Security Workshop, held in December.
SSI Staff · July 09, 2015
Fire Protection Research Foundation Executive Director Casey Grant discusses current projects in support of the National Fire Protection Association’s life-safety mission in the latest Hot Seat.
Rodney Bosch · May 26, 2015
The Fire Safety Issue: NFPA Chicago Show Edition
May 14, 2015
The program works to ensure that electricians have the knowledge, training and experience to perform their jobs at the highest, safest level possible.
SSI Staff · January 08, 2015
A visit to the biennial Essen Security expo in Germany offered updates on how technology such as wireless detection and aspiration smoke detection are impacting Europe, and what might be heading toward U.S. product development.
Shane Clary · November 24, 2014
The widely adopted wireless protocol for control and automation products and services can also provide a robust platform for smoke and carbon monoxide detection.
By Mark Walters · September 23, 2014
Document presents guidelines for the complete end-to-end testing of integrated fire and life-safety systems, providing minimum requirements for such increasingly complex security solutions.
Shane Clary · September 22, 2014