While every property, business and home are at some form of risk of a fire, some are a greater risk of a fire than others. Industrial buildings, for example, are at a great risk of fire. This is why good working fire alarms in industrial buildings are so important. Flammable materials and heavy machinery are often used in industrial buildings, and this is why fires can be more likely in places like these.
Factories, warehouses and industrial buildings will often use a wide range of operations throughout the day and night. This will include machinery for manufacturing and assembly. There can also be lots of members of staff working in these areas on different things. At other times, there could be skeleton staff in the building. An efficient fire alarm system in an industrial building will help protect the business, premises and those within the building, all round the clock, no matter how many people are in the building or what machinery is in use.
With so much going on in a busy warehouse or factory, there are many opportunities for accidents. There is also the potential of a fire to occur without anyone noticing. Having fire alarms in place in your industrial building will help to reduce the risk of harm to human life and property.
It’s important to note that a fire incident isn’t just a safety hazard for staff members or the property. A fire could also result in financial losses, reduction in work productivity. The fire could also cause property and machinery damage, stock damage and downtime, as just some examples.
There are three main types of fire alarms that can be used for industrial buildings. These include conventional fire alarms, addressable fire alarms and wireless fire alarms. These all work in different ways and have different advantages. Our fire alarm specialists will come to your industrial property and recommend the best fire alarm for your needs, based on the business, layout and machinery.
Here at Jensen Fire and Security Systems we offer a comprehensive solution for your industrial fire safety needs. Our fire alarm experts will assess your industrial property and make recommendations based on the needs of the business and your budget. We can then professionally install your fire alarm system. Further to this we offer ongoing fire alarm maintenance, monitoring and repairs.
Want to know more? Call our team of industrial fire alarm professionals. We know that every industrial business is different. That’s why you need a trusted and reliable industrial fire alarm installer on your side – and that’s us!