changes in the National Fire Alarm Code® will have a major impact
on your projects. Make sure your knowledge and skills are up to the
task with the updated Code edition!
National Fire Alarm Code, NFPA #72
revised and up-to-date with NFPA's Manual of Style, the
new edition of NFPA 72 gives you better support, especially on
the most complex fire alarm jobs.
Item #196 - National Fire Alarm Code, NFPA #72
72® is revised every three years based on current information from your
field. Through NFPA's code development process that includes two public
review sessions, professionals from every segment of the industry add
the latest information on the full range of systems and equipment.
Vertical bars in Code text highlight the changes in this edition,
major revision of the power supply requirements
rules addressing impairments to systems
rules concerning system survivability from attack by fire
requirements for supervising stations
also find greater coverage of performance-based design alternatives!
of performance-based designs to address unusual design challenges is a
major trend. The Code includes provisions concerning the review
and approval of performance-based detection designs...new rules for
performance-based visible signaling designs...plus rules for alternate
approaches for audible signaling.
Life Safety Code, NFPA #101
sure building features operate smoothly and minimize
life-threatening hazards in any occupancy.
Item #142 - Life
Safety Code, NFPA #101