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Q: A local authority stated that when performing the annual fire alarm inspection our service contractor needs to write up areas that have no smoke detection. Smoke detection was not …

Brad Keyes, CHSP | Jul 1, 2020
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Q: What is the testing requirement for a fire alarm system in a nursing home? Is it annual or semiannual? A: The testing frequencies for a fire alarm system differ …

Brad Keyes, CHSP | Apr 3, 2020
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Q: I have a question regarding testing and repair of fire alarm system in a hospital setting. Is a maintenance person who is employed by the hospital as an electrician but …

Brad Keyes, CHSP | Jun 26, 2019
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Q: Is the alarm transmission verification test generally performed by a fire alarm testing company on every device during an annual test/inspection? I also thought that this was a quarterly …

Brad Keyes, CHSP | May 10, 2019
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Q: A question came up recently on the NFPA 72 semi-annual visual inspections required for fire alarm system devices. Would the printed records from an intelligent fire alarm system suffice …

Brad Keyes, CHSP | Jan 15, 2016
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Q: A question came up recently on the NFPA 72 semi-annual visual inspections required for fire alarm system devices. Would the printed records from an intelligent fire alarm system suffice …

Brad Keyes, CHSP | Jan 1, 2016

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