Fire Alarm Inspections

Fire Alarm Inspections in Sacramento

Unlike a lot of Electrical systems that are fixed after something stops working a fire alarm system is required to be inspected to ensure the peak operation of all system components. This makes sense when you consider the scope of what a Fire Alarm system does. Your Fire Alarm System can make the difference between people dying and your property being burned to the ground or severely damaged.This is why Fire Alarm Inspections are critical in the proper operation of your Fire Alarm System.There are several key points that must be checked on a fire alarm system. All of the equipment must be checked to ensure proper operation.

Basic Components to a Fire Alarm System

Basic Fire Alarm Components

Your Fire Alarm must detect and notify the occupants of the building and also be able to notify a remote Central Station so emergency personnel can be dispatched All of the systems that make it possible for the fire alarm system to work must be tested and inspected.

Fire Alarm System Components

All of these devices need to be checked in Fire Alarm Inspections

  1. Initiating Devices
  2. Indicating Devices
  3. Supervisory Devices

Initiating Devices

  • Manual Pull Stations
  • Smoke Detectors
  • Heat Detectors
  • Water Flow Switches

Indicating Devices

  • Horns
  • Bells
  • Strobes
  • Speakers

Supervisory Devices

  • control valves
  • fire pump power supplies and running conditions
  • water tank levels and temperatures
  • tank pressure
  • air pressure on dry-pipe valves

These are the basic components of most fire alarm systems but there are many more alarm system devices that are used in the prevention of fires. Fire Protection Plus can test, inspect and repair all of your fire alarm systems.