An industrial fire alarm system is required by fire code in all occupied industrial buildings. The fire system is designed and consist of smoke detectors, pull stations, duct detectors and sprinkler monitoring devices. When smoke or fire is detected, visual and audio notification will activate within the building and automatically reported to a fire alarm monitoring service to summons the fire department.
The primary function of any industrial fire alarm system is notification and evacuation of occupants in the building. Fire detection provides an early response to smoke or fire that saves lives and damage to property. Industrial fire systems provide audio and visual notification by the use of pull stations smoke detectors and heat detectors and features a voice evacuation system and computer graphic annunciation.