National Canadian Fire Alarm Code and Standards


Status Update fo S500F Standards Work Program

Dear members of the ULC Committee on Fire Alarm and Life Safety Equipment and System (ULC-S500F).
 
Enclosed for your reference is a status update of the standards under the purview of the ULC Committee on Fire Alarm and Life Safety Equipment and System (ULC-S500F). 
The pdf file at the following link shows all the standards under the ULC Committee and highlighs those that are in the active work program.
Status Update fo S500F Standards Work Program
 
Also, please note the upcoming committee meetings:
 
1.      Wednesday, March 4 - Meeting of WG -S572
2.      Thursday, March 5 -        Meeting of WG-S573
3.      Friday, March 13 -            Meeting of WG-S1002
4.      Wednesday, April 1 -      Meeting of WG-S588
5.      Wednesday, May 6 -      Meeting of WG-S533
6.      Thursday, May 7 -            Chairs’ Meeting
7.      Thursday, May 14 -          Annual Meeting of the ULC Committee
 
Thank you all for all your hard work.

 


 

National Canadian Fire Alarm Code and Standards

  • National Building Code of Canada 2010 (NBC);
  • National Fire Code of Canada 2010 (NFC), and
  • National Plumbing Code of Canada 2010 (NPC).




The following is a list of pertinent Canadian Standards for Fire Alarm Systems and fire safety related equipment.

ULC STANDARDS

CAN/ULC-S524

Installation of Fire Alarm Systems

CAN/ULC-S525

Audible Signal Devices for Fire Alarm Systems, Including Accessories

CAN/ULC-S526

Visible Signal Devices for Fire Alarm Systems, Including Accessories

CAN/ULC-S527

Control Units for Fire Alarm Systems

CAN/ULC-S528

Manual Stations for Fire Alarm Systems, Including Accessories

CAN/ULC-S529

Smoke Detectors for Fire Alarm Systems

CAN/ULC-S530

Heat Detectors

CAN/ULC-S531

Smoke Alarms

CAN/ULC-S533

Egress Door Securing & Releasing Devices

CAN/ULC-S536

Inspection & Testing of Fire Alarm Systems

CAN/ULC-S537

Verification of Fire Alarm Systems
STANDARDS BULLETIN 2006-03
INTERPRETATION: FIRE ALARM SYSTEM VERIFICATION — NUMBER OF
ORGANIZATIONS/COMPANIES (PARTIES) REQUIRED
CAN/ULC-S537-04

CAN/ULC-S540

Installation of Residential Fire Warning Systems

CAN/ULC-S541

Speakers for Fire Alarm Systems, Including Accessories

CAN/ULC-S545

Residential Fire Warning System Control Units

CAN/ULC-S548

Devices & Accessories for Water Type Extinguishing Systems

CAN/ULC-S552

Inspection & Testing of Smoke Alarms

CAN/ULC-S553

Installation of Smoke Alarms

CAN/ULC-S559

Equipment for Fire Signal Receiving Centres and Systems

CAN/ULC-S561

Installation and Services for Fire Signal Receiving Centres and Systems

CAN/ULC-S573

Installation of Ancillary Devices

CAN/ULC-S571

Flame Detectors

CAN/ULC-S567

Door Closers and Electromagnetic Door Holders

CAN/ULC-S575

Commissioning of Life Safety & Fire Protection Systems

CAN/ULC-S572

Photo-luminescent and Self Luminous Exit Signs & Path Markers

CAN/ULC-S576

Mass Notification Systems