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Inspection & Maintenance (Fire Suppression SysFire Pump

Q: My question is related to NFPA 25 and the frequency for annual testing. Our state authority will issue a citation if the pump is not tested within 365 days …

Brad Keyes, CHSP | Oct 26, 2020
Inspection & Maintenance (Fire Suppression SysFire Extinguishers

Q: For annual fire extinguisher inspection how long before and how long after do you have to re-tag? A: NFPA 10-2010 section says fire extinguishers shall be subjected to …

Brad Keyes, CHSP | Dec 6, 2019
Inspection & Maintenance (Fire Suppression SysFire PumpTesting (Fire Suppression Systems)

Q: Is it required to dropped power to your electric driven fire pump while it is running to ensure it starts back up and continues to run on emergency power? …

Brad Keyes, CHSP | Aug 7, 2019
Inspection & Maintenance (Fire Suppression SysFire Extinguishers

Q: In regards to fire extinguisher inspections… when the annual fire extinguisher maintenance is done, say in June, does the monthly fire extinguisher inspection still need to be completed? A: …

Brad Keyes, CHSP | Jul 22, 2019
Inspection & Maintenance (Fire Suppression SysDocumentation (Fire Suppression Systems)Sprinklers

Q: We are a life safety service company that provides consultation services for multiple hospitals. We had a hospital go through a survey recently, and the surveyor wrote them up …

Brad Keyes, CHSP | Jun 19, 2019
Inspection & Maintenance (Fire Suppression SysArticleTesting (Fire Suppression Systems)Sprinklers

Main drain tests are required by section 9.7.5 of the 2000 edition of the Life Safety Code, which requires sprinklers systems to be tested and maintained according to NFPA 25 …

Brad Keyes, CHSP | Aug 28, 2012

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