Specifications for A&E’s are available in MasterFormat for incorporation into an RFP or RFQ.
Datasheets provide an overview and a summary of features/specifications.
Riser diagrams provide an overview of Area of Rescue system components and how they connect.
CAD drawings are available in DWG, DXF, or PDF for design purposes or for incorporation into submittal documents.
Manuals provide information on installing, configuring, setting up, and operating the products.
Regulatory Code Requirements
Area of Refuge, Area of Rescue Assistance, or two-way communication systems are required in buildings that do not meet the exceptions and requirements of the International Building Code (IBC) and local building codes. There are additional regulatory codes or standards incorporated by reference. Talkaphone has provided information as guidance for designing and building a system.
NFPA 72 (National Fire Alarm and Signaling Code) is a standard published by the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) for installation of fire alarm systems and emergency communication systems, including Area of Refuge, Area of Rescue Assistance, and two-way communication systems.