2020/2021 Meeting Schedule

General Dinner Meetings:  Board Meeting 4:00 – 5:30 pm Cash Bar 5:30-6:00 pm Meeting/Speaker 7:00 – 8:00 pm some meetings run later due to Q & A For any additions or web updates please reach out to Elina Piken (elina.piken@siemens.com) or Bob Ryan (BobR@survivorfiresafety.com) September 17, 2020   AFAA-NJ Board meeting VIRTUAL via Microsoft TEAMS […]

Automatic Fire Alarm Association 2021 Virtual Annual Breakfast

When? June 8, 2021 at 10 AM (EDT) Topic? Cyber Security and Fire Protection Systems Price? FREE!!!!! Many of our building systems are interconnected for ease of operation. Does that make these same systems vulnerable to outsiders? Join AFAA as our panel of experts take a closer look at Cyber Security in Operational Technology. Hear […]

Kidde Recalls TruSense Smoke and Combination Smoke/Carbon Monoxide Alarms Due to Risk of Failure to Alert Consumers to a Fire

Read more: https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2021/Kidde-Recalls-TruSense-Smoke-and-Combination-Smoke-Carbon-Monoxide-Alarms-Due-to-Risk-of-Failure-to-Alert-Consumers-to-a-Fire Recall Date: May 6, 2021 Recall Number: 21-130 Recall Summary Name of product: Kidde TruSense Smoke Alarms and Combination Smoke/Carbon Monoxide Alarms Hazard: The smoke alarm and the combination smoke/carbon monoxide (CO) alarm can fail to alert consumers to a fire. Remedy: Replace Consumers should immediately contact Kidde for a free replacement […]

AFAA – Two FREE Webinars in October

NFPA 25 & 72: Developing and Coordinating Your ITM Plan Tomorrow!  Wednesday October 14th at 1:00 PM (EDT)  Registration details below. ITM: How to Assure Fire Alarm Compliance Wednesday October 28th at 1:00 PM (EDT)  Registration details below. Earn .1 CEU or 1 CPD for attending this live webinar!! AFAA members receive a certificate of attendance for continuing education upon request, at no […]

Routine Maintenance and Repairs to Fire Protection Equipment

During the last several weeks, the Division of Fire Safety (Division) has received numerous inquiries from business owners, fire officials, and fire protection equipment contractors concerning fire protection equipment maintenance and repairs. During the COVID-19 epidemic, as in normal times, fire officials and fire protection equipment contractors must ensure fire protection equipment and life safety […]

Letter : 3rd Party Reporting

October 31, 2019 Dear Fire Protection Inspection Company: Over the past two weeks many of you may have received a letter from the townships of Bloomfield and Lyndhurst regarding the submission of inspection reports through a third-party service, the Compliance Engine. The letter states that all fire inspection providers are required to register with the […]