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2019 News Archives:

January - New Smoke Alarm Verification and Inspection Requirements, New Emergency Power Requirements, Happy New Year!

November - Chubb (Edwards) Heat Detector Recall, Smoke Alarm Verification & Testing

December - Two Premium Fire Protection Ltd. Technicians Fined! Ontario Fire Investigators Host a Barn Burning!

 

TOP TEN MOST-READ PAGES, NEWS ARTICLES & EDITORIALS
 (in order of popularity):

OUTDOOR ANNUNCIATORS - ADDRESSING THE ELEPHANT IN THE ROOM!
Search Terms: Mircom, annunciators, BB-1001WP, CEC
Glossary of Industry Terms
Search Terms: Active Communication, AHJ, DVACS, Battery De-rating Factor
Fire Alarm Field Device Installation Guide
Search Terms:  Fire Alarm Installation, Fire Alarm Isolators, Manual Station Height, Fire Alarm Wiring Guide
TECH-NEWS AND VIEWS! - November 2016
Search Terms: Verification, CFAA, ASTTBC, Fire Alarm Technician Certification
Use of Signalink’s Firelink II in Canada - A Special Report
Search Terms: Mircom, Signalink, Firelink 2, McConchie Law, David Sylvester
FAQ's Page
Search Terms: CFAA, Extinguisher Hydro-Test, Fire Alarm Verification, Testing Isolator Modules
FORMS Page
Search Terms: Fire Alarm Verification Form, Extinguisher Inspection Form, Fire Alarm Inspection Form
TECH-NEWS AND VIEWS! May 2012
Search Terms: AFSA, Rich Morris, CFAA
EDITORIAL! October 2016
Search Terms: Verification, CAN/ULC-S537, Verification testing forms
FIRE ALARM VERIFICATION - PART 1 - DOCUMENTATION
Search Terms: Verification Report Form, CAN/ULC-S537, Appendix “C” Report

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Common Fire Alarm Trouble Signals:
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FAQ’s:
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Forms:
We've updated the Fire Alarm Inspection and testing forms in our library (July, 2014).
Check out the latest version on our Forms page!
 

 

In Memoriam
G. Richard (Rich) Morris
Celebrating a truly
remarkable life!

CFAA’s Tribute
SCC’s Tribute

In Memoriam
David Sylvester
CFAA Legend, Educator,
and Friend!

CFAA’s Tribute

 

 

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ULC Smoke Detector Compatibility Index
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