false alarms

November 20, 2019

What could be giving you a false alarm?

Unwanted Fire Alarm Signals are a concern to both business and Fire and Rescue Services. Most fire alarm systems cause no problems but those that frequently have false alarms cost the UK in excess of £1 billion a year. There are many causes of false fire alarms. Here are some example reasons listed below: Common false activations can be caused by airborne pollutants, cooking fumes, insects and steam or dust. Make sure staff and contractors are aware of where detectors […]