NFIRS 5.0 Element: ‘Detector Power’
Définition : Identifies the type of power supplying the detector.
Purpose : The reliability of detectors present at a fire is an important part of detector performance, especially if maintenance was poor or a power failure occurred before or during the fire.
Entry : Check or mark the box best indicating the type of power supply used by the detector.
|Element Type||Coded Field – The coded field relating to an entry in the code table. Most coded fields allow for Plus+ One codes. For these fields the expected length of the coded entry is depicted as (National length OR Plus+ One length). Only fields with this notation in the expected length column allow for Plus+ One definitions. If the user has not provided information, an empty field should be transmitted.|
DETECTOR POWER SUPPLY CODES
Here are the NFIRS codes for the ‘Detector Power’ element
|Hardwire With Battery Backup||4|
|Plug-in With Battery Backup||5|
|Multiple Detectors And Power Supplies||7|
|Detector Power Supply – Other||0|
Last Updated on March 25, 2023