Our Inspection process
- Test the control panel functions to inspect the lamps and LEDs, check fuses, interface equipment, and check the primary power.
- Test smoke detectors by introducing approved aerosol into smoke detector chamber or specific manufacturer recommended methods of performing the proper test and verify the proper signal was received at the alarm panel.
- Clean all smoke detectors with nitrogen.
- Test manual pull stations through a full range of motion and verify the proper signal was received at the alarm panel.
- Test heat detectors with a heat gun and verify proper alarm activation at the fire alarm control panel.
- Test and inspect all audible and visual devices to ensure that they are unobstructed, proper lights activate, and the sound level is above ambient noise levels.
- Random check of circuit supervision to ensure fire alarm panel detects an open circuit.
- Load test stand-by batteries and check auxiliary functions such as door release and damper release.
- Test battery charger.
- Verify the central station monitoring company received the appropriate signals (if a dialer is installed).
- Test remote annunciator to verify it accurately portrays where the alarm exists in the protected premises.
- Test duct detectors and ensure proper unit shutdown, if applicable.
- Check any auxiliary devices that may exist and are listed on the equipment list included in this contract (door holder release, dampers, etc.).
- Test the smoke detectors initially and every other year thereafter, according to NFPA requirements. *This service is not included in this contract unless specifically stated and is offered at an additional fee.
- Test alarm devices located in the elevator shafts (smoke and heat detectors). Note: A representative from the elevator service company is required to be present during inspections to allow access to the shaft and to run the elevator car.
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