fire alarm


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fire alarm

a device to give warning of fire, esp a bell, siren, or hooter

Fire alarm

A device signaling the presence of a fire.
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Progress in new-fangled housing and commercial building actions along with renewal plans, and subsequent necessity to improve present fire alarm and detection arrangements, are too developing by way of important aspects, motivating the progress of the fire alarm and detection industry.
All residential premises will get one pump attending to an automatic fire alarm 24 hours a day.
Old towers across the country are a big challenge but Hassantuk rectifies snags along with Civil Defence and the ministry teams to make it fit for fire alarm system installation.
The hope is that this move will help cut down on the frequency automatic fire alarms are set off and employees are wrongly forced to raise wellintentioned break-glass fire alarms.
A Khaleej Times reporter visited several villa compounds in Mohammed Bin Zayed (MBZ) city, especially those shared by families and found there were no fire extinguishers and fire alarms installed in the houses.
Overall there were 4,981 false calls from automatic fire alarms across the West Midlands in 2014, down slightly from 5,091 in 2013.
Overall there were 37,338 false calls from automatic fire alarms across Scotland
Fire fighters failed to find the source of the fire alarm after investigating, but still sprayed water into the cargo hold as a preventive measure.
"Our objective through recovering costs associated with attending false alarms is to encourage those responsible for fire alarm systems to manage them appropriately.
FirstFireAlert is the first application to provide an automatic technique to communicate the warning of "ringing fire alarm' immediately to your phone while you are away from home.
People go about their business regardless of whether the fire alarm is ringing as part of the test drill or due to an actual fire sparked in the building.
Yes I have a fire alarm and I don't think there is any excuse for people not to as the fire service fit it.