Fire Alarm Inspection Requirements
Know what you need to comply with State Rules
A 100% Functional test of your fire
alarm system is required in the
state of Texas. For an in depth view of state requirements, click on this link
For additional information regarding inspection requirements, take a peek
at NFPA-72 at this website
* Functional Test every year with aerosol smoke.
* Must be tested for sensitivity every 2 years with UL approved testing device.
* Smoke Detectors must be replaced every 10 years or sent in to be re-calibrated by the manufacturer. Replacement is almost always the most practical option.
A complete and thorough inspection of your fire alarm system takes time and requires special tools like the tru-test sensitivity tester pictured above. Inspections are done to ensure the safety of our customers first and foremost. A good inspection also helps to protect our customers from exposure to liability by making sure all possible measures are being taken to protect people an assets.