Smoke Detection

Read: Examining Recent Advancements in Heat and Smoke Detection

Examining Recent Advancements in Heat and Smoke Detection

Over the years, heat detectors have evolved so that their time of detection is shortened and when used properly, can provide detection in areas that smoke detectors cannot venture into.

Read: The Future of Fire Detection and Alarms

The Future of Fire Detection and Alarms

Smoke detectors and alarms are migrating from just the detection of smoke, to combination detectors and multicriteria detectors.

Read: Nortek Releases New 2GIG Smoke/Heat/Freeze Detectors

Nortek Releases New 2GIG Smoke/Heat/Freeze Detectors

The new detectors feature updated optical sensors and detection algorithms, including encryption technology for more secure communication with 2GIG eSeries security panels.

Read: Honeywell VESDA-E VES Smoke Detectors Introduce Advanced Zoning

Honeywell VESDA-E VES Smoke Detectors Introduce Advanced Zoning

The VESDA-E VES sector addressability provides individually configurable alarm levels for each of the four sectors for early detection.

Read: Here’s What a Researcher Found After Putting Multisensor Smoke Detectors to the Test

Here’s What a Researcher Found After Putting Multisensor Smoke Detectors to the Test

Fire-safety expert Shane Clary traveled to the U.K to attend Interflam 2019, where he examined an academic study on the causes of false fire alarms.

Read: Kidde’s New Smoke Alarm Designed to Reduce Cooking Nuisance Alarms

Kidde’s New Smoke Alarm Designed to Reduce Cooking Nuisance Alarms

The new Kidde smoke alarms are said to be the first to meet the new UL 217 safety standard for distinguishing real fires from harmless smoke.

Read: How to Build an Effective Smoke & Heat Detection System

How to Build an Effective Smoke & Heat Detection System

Here are some critical components dealers and integrators should always keep in mind when designing an effective smoke and heat detection system.

Read: Resideo Launches Professionally Monitored Combo Smoke/Heat and CO Detector

Resideo Launches Professionally Monitored Combo Smoke/Heat and CO Detector

Resideo says its Honeywell Home SiXCOMBO is the industry’s first two-way, professionally monitored, wireless, combination smoke/heat and carbon monoxide detector.

Read: Honeywell Releases Improved, Design-Conscious Fire Detection Devices

Honeywell Releases Improved, Design-Conscious Fire Detection Devices

Honeywell says the redesigned line offers improved system reliability against false alarms, expanded color offerings and modern design.

Read: Here’s How Manufacturers Are Stepping Up Their Fire Alarm, CO2 Wares

Here’s How Manufacturers Are Stepping Up Their Fire Alarm, CO2 Wares

Fire safety expert Shane Clary shares what fire and life-safety products from Honeywell, Potter Electric and more caught his eye at ISC West.

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