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WELCOME TO OUR NEW LinkedIN FORUM!
You may be interested in joining the discussions in our new LinkedIn Forum. It’s free and you just might enjoy sharing with and learning from a bunch of great people! Follow us and receive regular updates on what’s happening in your community!
CANADIAN FIRE ALARM FIELD DEVICE INSTALLATION GUIDE!
You can download the PDF version of this handy guide from our TOOLS menu!
SIGNALINK FIRE-LINK® II APPLICATION CHART!
We’ve made it easier for Jurisdictional Authorities contemplating acceptance of this technology, as an alternative solution, in a Code compliant upgrade to understand all the issues with this helpful application chart (which now includes convenient Code and Standard references)! We would suggest that you review the originally published article as well!
THE PROPERTY MANAGER’S GUIDE TO BUILDING FIRE PROTECTION EQUIPMENT TESTING!
Our latest Special Report is for Building Owners as well!
BUILDING LIFE SAFETY SYSTEMS TESTING TIME CALCULATOR!
We launch our own Building PMA Inspection Time Calculator (Beta Version). Click on the link in our Library (Brian Stegavig (the former Fire Protection Program Manager at ASTTBC) and the nice folks at CFAA inspired us)! Let us know what you think! Feedback will be rewarded!
BACKFLOW PREVENTER TESTING ON FIRE PROTECTION SYSTEM PIPING (i.e. SPRINKLER SYSTEMS)