The Importance of Fire Detection and SuppressionJune 21, 2017June 21, 2017Audio Visual

Efficient property management is a process that involves protection and preservation of buildings, occupants, collections, and operations, of an institution. It is a huge responsibility where fire detection and suppression mechanisms play a major role.

Property management is a continual process that needs constant attention and monitoring to minimize the adverse impact due to fire, insects, climate, theft, vandalism, or pollution. Fire accidents are most common in buildings and they need immediate attention. With good fire detection and suppression mechanisms, one can handle fire accidents with a lot of efficiency.

Owing to its speed and totality of the destructive nature of fire, accidents involving fire result in more than one consequence. An uncontrolled fire destroys the contents of an entire room within a few minutes and it can completely burn a building in hours.
Managing fire needs a well-planned solution which identifies the threat, raise an alarm to warn the occupants, and then notify the professionals who are trained to handle the situation. This is what the fire detection and alarm system do. There are a lot of options available in these system and they can also be customized depending requirements of the building in which they will be installed.

The two most popular features of fire detection and supersession systems are the alarms and the water sprinklers. The alarm goes off whenever there is a fire incident in the premise. It acts as a warning signal that alerts the occupants in the building. This way they will start the suppression activities ASAP.
The water sprinklers work to suppress the fire from blowing in full capacity. They offer an effective protection until professional help arrives. The water sprinklers go on right after the fire alarm and they help reduce the consequences of the fire. They are an efficient way to control damage.