A fire alarm system has a number of devices working together to detect and warn people through visual and audio appliances when smoke, fire, carbon monoxide or other emergencies are present. Alarm devices can be either motorised bells or wall mountable sounders or horns.
An emergency light is a battery-backed lighting device that switches on automatically when a building experiences a power outage. Emergency lights are standard in new commercial and high occupancy residential buildings, such as student accommodations, apartments and hotels.
A fire extinguisher is an active fire protection device used to extinguish or control small fires, often in emergency situations. It is not intended for use on an out-of-control fire, such as one which has reached the ceiling, endangers the user (i.e., no escape route, smoke, explosion hazard, etc.), or otherwise requires the expertise of a fire brigade.
Used to detect intrusion or unauthorised entry into a building or other area. Security alarms are used in residential, commercial and industrial, properties for protection against burglary or property damage.
CCTV (Closed-Circuit Television), uses compact video cameras to capture and record video of specific areas that may need monitoring such as banks, stores, and other areas where security is needed.
The use of electronic and/ or mechanical devices restricting entrance to a property, a building, or a room to authorised persons only.