NFPA

Read: Decoding Emergency Communications Standards: NFPA 1225

Decoding Emergency Communications Standards: NFPA 1225

Thanks to a code transition, fire alarm system contractors will eventually be the primary source for bi-directional amplifier systems. Here’s what they need to know.

Read: NFPA Issues 2023 Edition of NFPA 70, National Electrical Code

NFPA Issues 2023 Edition of NFPA 70, National Electrical Code

NFPA 70 features several key changes and additions, and can be accessed instantly on NFPA LiNK, a subscription-based digital platform containing all NFPA codes and standards.

Read: Resideo/Honeywell Face Class Action Lawsuit Over Single Data-Bus ‘Defect’ in Control Units

Resideo/Honeywell Face Class Action Lawsuit Over Single Data-Bus ‘Defect’ in Control Units

The lawsuit alleges Resideo/Honeywell knew about defects in its burglar and fire alarm system control units but continued to market and sell them.

Read: The Price of Proper Safety: Paying NFPA and UL Standards Their Dues

The Price of Proper Safety: Paying NFPA and UL Standards Their Dues

Though some argue they should be free, the NFPA or ICC could not survive and be able to continue their missions if the codes and standards they publish were available in public domain.

Read: NFPA 72 Changes: Remote Access & UL Usage

NFPA 72 Changes: Remote Access & UL Usage

Within the 2022 edition, some stringent rules have been added to quantify what can and cannot be performed via remote access to the fire alarm control unit.

Read: NFPA 72 Changes: Initiating Devices & Notification Appliances 

NFPA 72 Changes: Initiating Devices & Notification Appliances 

There are several additions to Chapter 18 of NFPA 72 related to the use of notification appliances within a protected premises, and a change to Chapter 17 regarding CO detectors.

Read: NFPA Conference & Expo Returns to Live Event in Boston

NFPA Conference & Expo Returns to Live Event in Boston

The conference, June 6-9, will begin with a keynote by Admiral William H. McRaven and include the NFPA Spotlight on Public Education series.

Read: Making Sense of NFPA 72’s New Cybersecurity Chapter

Making Sense of NFPA 72’s New Cybersecurity Chapter

The 2022 edition of NFPA 72 features a new chapter dedicated to cybersecurity. Here’s what integrators need to know.

Read: New NFPA Certification Helps Qualify Water-Based Suppression System Techs

New NFPA Certification Helps Qualify Water-Based Suppression System Techs

The program is geared for those who are charged with independently managing the full spectrum of inspection, testing and maintenance (ITM) duties.

Read: NFPA Seeks Nominations for James M. Shannon Advocacy Medal Award

NFPA Seeks Nominations for James M. Shannon Advocacy Medal Award

Each year the NFPA recognizes an individual who has demonstrated significant contributions in fire-safety advocacy efforts.

1 2 3 19
Get Our Newsletters