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55 Pa. Code § 2380.87. Fire alarms.

§ 2380.87. Fire alarms.

 (a)  There shall be an operable fire alarm system that is audible throughout the building.

 (b)  If one or more individuals or staff persons are not able to hear the fire alarm system, the fire alarm system shall be equipped so that each person who is not able to hear the alarm shall be alerted in the event of a fire.

 (c)  If the fire alarm is inoperative, arrangements for repair shall be made within 24 hours and the repairs completed within 4 working days of the time the fire alarm was found to be inoperative.

 (d)  There shall be a written procedure for firesafety monitoring in the event the fire alarm is inoperative.


   The provisions of this §  2380.87 adopted January 15, 1993, effective January 16, 1993, 23 Pa.B. 343.

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