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Public Safety Codes and Signal Booster Solutions

  Public Safety Codes and Signal Booster Solutions Before obtaining certificates, licenses, and permits for occupying commercial buildings and property, several building codes must meet federal requirements and/or municipal zoning laws. In general, these guidelines range from structural, electrical, mechanical, fuel/gas, plumbing, drainage, landscaping, accessibility, health,...
  Public Safety Codes and Signal Booster Solutions Before obtaining certificates, licenses, and permits for occupying commercial buildings and...

That's An E-Wrap!

Some of the most challenging projects in the public safety arena involve older, occupied buildings, and the planning and implementation of bringing them up to code. These retrofit installations are even more challenging when it comes to healthcare facilities.    RFS recently implemented an ARCS project at a top-tier medical research facility located in the medical corridor of...
Some of the most challenging projects in the public safety arena involve older, occupied buildings, and the planning and implementation of bringing...

Newmar Introduces Annunciator Panel for Public Safety Battery Back-Up Applications

  Newmar announces the release of the Annunciator Panel, model AP-8000A, designed to meet NFPA 1221 standards for a dedicated BDA and BDA battery back-up annunciation panel.   Contained in a compact NEMA 4 enclosure, the audible and visual alarm annunciator is a companion to the PE Series power enclosures and features eight Form-C alarm relays. The first five alarms are wired...
  Newmar announces the release of the Annunciator Panel, model AP-8000A, designed to meet NFPA 1221 standards for a dedicated BDA and BDA battery...

Newmar Introduces Battery Backup for Public Safety ETL Listed to UL Standards 2524 and 924

Newmar announces the release of the PE UL 2524 Series Battery Back-up, ETL Listed to UL standards 2524 and 924, for Public Safety/DAS applications. The PE UL 2524 Series provides continuous, uninterrupted DC power to ALL public safety Bi-directional Amplifiers. ETL certified to UL standards 2524 and 924, the series is available in a broad offering with 12, 24, 48 VDC, and 110V...
Newmar announces the release of the PE UL 2524 Series Battery Back-up, ETL Listed to UL standards 2524 and 924, for Public Safety/DAS applications....

FDNY’s Loss Will Be NYC’s Gain

Henry Nazar may not be a well-known name in the public safety private sector, but that’s all about to change. For the past four years, Henry’s played a crucial role behind the scenes, training fire alarm and electrical inspectors at the FDNY and then as an Auxiliary Radio Communication System (ARCS) inspector himself. As one of the few electrical engineers in the inspection...
Henry Nazar may not be a well-known name in the public safety private sector, but that’s all about to change. For the past four years, Henry’s played...