Henrichsen's Fire & Safety Equipment Co.
Family Owned & Operated Since 1964
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Licensed by the City of Chicago

The State Fire Marshal's Office

Suburban Municipalities

National Fire Protection Association

Emergency Lights & Exit Signs

Standards that affect YOU
NFPA 101: chapter 31, section 1.3.7.

"A functional test shall be conducted on every required
emergency lighting system at 30-day intervals for a
minimum of 30 seconds. An annual test shall be conducted
 for the 1 1/2 hour duration. Equipment shall be fully operational
for the duration of the test. Written records of visual inspections
and tests shall be kept by the owner for inspection by the
authority having jurisdiction." 

Ensuring your staff and customers can safely exit a dangerous environment - whether it's a fire or spillage - is part of your obligation as an employer. Many dangerous situations can be avoided by ensuring your exit lighting systems are in working order to provide an easy escape route in the event of an accident..

By having the Emergency Exit lights on your premises Inspected and tested your company will be: 

  • fulfilling its obligations under the NFPA 101: chapter 31, section 1.3.7..

  • Protecting the company from any liability claims.

  • Demonstrating your commitment to a safe workplace.

Emergency Lighting - 6 Monthly Testing Procedures

  • Press test button for 30 seconds to test integrity of the battery and light

  • Check each light for physical damage

  • Check alignment of beams and adjust if necessary

  • Check AC and charge lamps if applicable

  • Units that FAIL shall be replaced or repaired.

Emergency Lighting - 12 Monthly Testing Procedures 

  • 90 minute full functional test

  • Disconnect AC power supply to each unit

  • Check battery and lens for corrosion

  • Clean unit and lens

  • Adjust beam for proper alignment

  • Check charging system voltage

  • Check battery voltage output

  • Units that FAIL shall be replaced or repaired.

  • Record all test results and action taken.

Take advantage of our emergency light service while our technicians are at your location tperforming other related fire protection services. These combination of services provides you with the most cost-effective way to life safety and code compliance.

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Henrichsen's Fire & Safety Equipment - 563 N Wolf Road, Wheeling, IL 60090 - Ph 847-459-7877 / Fax 847-459-8144