Call Points and their Covers

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Any new install from September to 2017 must have call point covers protecting all Break Glass Call Points (MCP). Failure to include the cover could result in a breach of compliance with BS 5839 -1 2017

Battery Capacity

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It is essential to demonstrate the battery capacity is adequate to hold up the fire alarm for at least 24 hours and an additional 30 minutes of continuous alarm activation immediately after 24hrs as part of any outline design. The capacity of the back up  battery should then be verified at commissioning with actual values validating the theoretical design calculations. … Read More