Donate to Mike Baker (GoFundMe)

Many of you will remember Mike Baker, who served as AFAA Training Director from 2002-2012.  He was recently diagnosed with cancer.  Please see link below for more information :

2019/20 Meeting Schedule

General Dinner Meetings:  Board Meeting 4-5:30pm Cash Bar 5:30-6 pm Meeting/Speaker 6-8 pm Board Meetings – 4:30pm at ACT’s Office in Wharton or other locations as noted Sept 12, 2019 General   Annual Elections and Business Meeting Program– Tim Knisley- AFAA Training Manager and Former AHJ- How to work with AHJ’s on Plan Reviews   […]

Recall : Smoke Alarms

Universal Security Instruments Recalls to Inspect Smoke Alarms Due to Risk of Failure to Alert Consumers to a Fire:Recall Date: July 10, 2019Recall Number: 19-162 Recall Summary Name of product: Battery powered smoke and fire alarms Hazard: The smoke alarms can have a misaligned internal switch causing the alarms to not activate properly, posing a risk of failure […]

New Rules/Regulations

Is Your Business Worth 20 Minutes of Your Time? The AFAANJ Board of Directors Thinks So!! If you do work in any school, municipality, county or state building in New Jersey. THIS WILL AFFECT YOU. This is a long update but please take the time to read this. This is important! A-3666 / S-3071 was […]

Honeywell Recalls Gamewell-FCI and Notifier Photoelectric Smoke Sensors Sold with Fire Alarm Systems Due to Failure to Alert of a Fire

Recall Date: June 21, 2019 Recall Number: 19-141 Recall Summary Name of product: “-IV” Intelligent photoelectric smoke sensors sold with fire alarm systems Hazard: The photoelectric smoke sensor can malfunction and cause the fire alarm system to fail to alert occupants in commercial buildings of a fire. Remedy: Replace Consumers should immediately contact Gamewell-FCI or […]


2017-2018 Ed Reid Person of the year – Scott Nichols AHJ of the Year – Rich Silvia Company of the year – City Fire A&E of the Yr. – Dan Hawkins, P.E. Life Time Achievement – Ed Armm, SET 2016-2017 Ed Reid Person of the Year – Rich Ravaioli AHJ- of the Year – John […]

New York City Updates

2008 and 2011 Code – On-line Updates are Live as well as current updates The one year amnesty period for porting over from the 1968 to the 2008 Building Codes over! NY City is not using the amended the 2008 Code. These amendments are posted on line, these changes and amendments are available using the […]