How you maintain a fire alarm system could be the difference between life and death. Here's how to address this matter.
Shane Clary · May 15, 2017
Installing heat and smoke detectors continues to be a steady job. Find out how to stoke customers’ flames of approval by including the latest tech and addressing requests and logistical concerns.
Steve Karantzoulidis · April 13, 2017
The n.FORM system is said to allow for almost unlimited zoning capabilities within and across facilities.
Rodney Bosch · April 12, 2017
If the local authority having jurisdiction has adopted the 2016 edition of NFPA 72, I&T would be performed as per the requirements found in Chapter 14, Inspection, Testing and Maintenance.
Shane Clary · May 31, 2016
If you install fire alarm systems, get better acquainted with NFPA 72 with the help of SSI columnist Shane Clary.
Shane Clary · January 18, 2016
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
Security Sales & Integration
's Fire Side Chat columnist Dr. Shane Clary discusses which motions passed and which didn't from the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) annual meeting.
Shane Clary · August 04, 2015
Security Sales & Integration magazine 'Fire Side Chat' columnist Shane Clary discusses how two proposed National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) changes may impact authorities having jurisdiction (AHJs).
Shane Clary · June 23, 2015
Security systems integrators need to be aware of appropriate mass notification system (MNS) message practices to help end user clients.
Shane Clary · May 08, 2015
Get answers to questions on how to guide conversations about retrofitting existing fire alarm panels with mass notification capabilities.
By Maria Marks and Dan Finnegan · May 08, 2015