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BS 8473(2006) : 2006

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INTRUDER AND HOLD-UP ALARM SYSTEMS - MANAGEMENT OF FALSE ALARMS - CODE OF PRACTICE
Available format(s)

Hardcopy , PDF

Language(s)

English

Published date

01-01-2008

Foreword
1 Scope
2 Normative references
3 Terms and definitions
4 System design
5 Administration
6 Documentation and training
7 Statistics relating to remotely notified I&HAS
8 False alarm management procedure
9 Diagnosis of false alarms
10 Restoring of remote notification I&HASs capable of policed
   alarm conditions
Annexes
Annex A (informative) - Typical steps in the transmission and
        filtering of alarm conditions
Annex B (informative) - Progress of an alarm condition
Annex C (informative) - Examples of false alarms
Annex D (normative) - Preventing false alarms: points to
        remember
Annex E (normative) - Hold-up alarms and hold-up alarm
        confirmation
Annex F (informative) - Corrective maintenance report form
Annex G (normative) - Recommendations for the recording
        of remotely notified alarm conditions
Annex H (normative) - Attendance on false alarms
Bibliography

Provides guidance on the management of intruder and hold-up alarm systems (I&HAS), and the management of alarm conditions when they occur in order to reduce the nuisance factor and waste of resources in responding to false alarms.

Committee
GW/1/2
DevelopmentNote
Supersedes BS DD245(2002). (09/2006) Supersedes 08/30175716 DC. (07/2008) 2006 Edition Re-Issued in November 2013 & incorporates AMD 2 2013. Supersedes 13/30282478 DC. (11/2013)
DocumentType
Standard
Pages
32
PublisherName
British Standards Institution
Status
Current
Supersedes

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