New NFPA 72 Code for Fire & CO Detection Alarms

Check out how new fire and CO alarms can help your campus comply with the new NFPA 72 code.

The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) just updated its code on fire and CO detection alarms for sleeping locations. Campuses in jurisdictions that have adopted the new NFPA 72 code will now be required to install these new types of sounders, which do a better job of alerting individuals when there is a fire or carbon monoxide event. In this video, Marla Moran from Eaton’s Cooper Notification company chats with Campus Safety Magazine and demonstrates how her company’s new fire and CO alarms work.

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Robin Hattersley Gray

Robin has been covering the security and campus law enforcement industries since 1998 and is a specialist in school, university and hospital security, public safety and emergency management, as well as emerging technologies and systems integration. She joined CS in 2005 and has authored award-winning editorial on campus law enforcement and security funding, officer recruitment and retention, access control, IP video, network integration, event management, crime trends, the Clery Act, Title IX compliance, sexual assault, dating abuse, emergency communications, incident management software and more. Robin has been featured on national and local media outlets and was formerly associate editor for the trade publication Security Sales & Integration. She obtained her undergraduate degree in history from California State University, Long Beach.

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