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Section 184.108.40.206 of the Alberta Fire Code mandates building owners and tenants to conduct monthly checks and yearly tests on emergency lighting systems to guarantee they perform according to their intended design.
In the realm of safety protocols, exit lights with battery backup serve as lifelines during emergencies, guiding individuals to safety when regular lighting fails. However, ensuring their reliability demands more than mere installation; it necessitates annual inspections. Here’s why:
Operational Assurance: Regular inspection guarantees that the battery backup in exit lights remains operational. An annual test assesses the battery's health, ensuring it holds a charge and can power the lights during a power outage.
Compliance and Safety: Compliance with Alberta fire & safety standards mandates annual inspections. Ensuring these exit lights are functional aligns with regulatory requirements and maintains a safe environment for building occupants.
Preventive Maintenance: Annual inspections detect potential issues early, preventing complete battery failure or malfunction during critical situations. Addressing minor issues proactively helps avoid emergencies.
Longevity and Cost-Efficiency: Regular inspections extend the lifespan of exit lights and their battery backup systems. Timely maintenance prevents premature replacements, saving on long-term costs.
Peace of Mind: An annual inspection provides peace of mind, knowing that the exit lights are primed to function when needed, ensuring a safe evacuation path during emergencies.
In summary, annual inspections for exit lights with battery backup are essential for reliability, compliance, and the safety of building occupants. It's a proactive measure that ensures these critical safety features operate optimally when needed the most.
For comprehensive annual inspections of your exit lights and battery backup systems, Majestic Hydrotest & Fire offers professional services backed by expertise and adherence to safety standards.
Contact Majestic Hydrotest & Fire today for a comprehensive exit sign inspection. Ensure your premises are well protected and compliant with Alberta safety standards. Call, Email or Book an inspection online.
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