How Does Fire Alarm System Work?
Fire alarm systems are designed to warn people in any building or any closed-open area to prevent both human and property loss in case of any fire or emergency. Fire alarm systems are part of our daily routine but usually they are unnoticed by occupants until any emergency. Whatever the sensing method is, when detectors are triggered by smoke, heat or flame, sirens will be activated to warn people inside the building to evacuate the area.
Main Components of Fire Alarm System
A general fire alarm systems consist of following devices given
-A Fire Alarm Panel that can process data to fire situation
-Detectors which can be triggered by smoke, heat or flame
-Call points that can be manually triggered by people
-Sirens, flashers or both which can give warning for people to notice
-Power supplies that can supply enough power when there is no electricity
Wireless fire alarm systems don’t use any cabling between fire control panel and other devices. Most fire alarms in use nowadays are wireless. It uses state of the art technology and integrated with several software applications.