Emergency Communications Systems by Honeywell
Learning and Solutions for ECS and Mass Notification
Codes & Standards
Codes & Standards
Design standards address the functional criteria and installation standards for ECS/MNS drive the need for emergency communication standards for non-military facilities such as offices, hospitals, and schools.


Unified Facilities Criteria (UFC)

UFC 4-021-01 April. 2008 "Design and O&M: Mass Notification Guide for DOD Facilities"

NFPA Standards

NFPA 72 - 2010- Emergency Communications System - Emergency Communications System guidelines are included in the 2007 edition of NFPA 72 under section, and will become an essential part of the 2010 edition of NFPA 72 (Appendix G). NFPA 72 covers the application, installation, location, performance, inspection, testing, and maintenance of fire alarm systems, fire warning equipment and emergency warning equipment, and their components.

Integrating Mass Notification with Fire Alarm Systems

In Challenges in Integrating Mass Notification with Fire Alarm Systems, Wayne D. Moore focuses on MNS and ECS requirements from the designer’s point of view.


Homeland Security Grant Program

A primary funding mechanism for building and sustaining national preparedness capabilities.

These grants fund a range of preparedness activities, including planning, organization, equipment purchase, training, exercises, and management and administration costs.

Notifier Mass Notification

Gamewell-FCI MNS

Silent Knight

System Sensor AV

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Synopsis: General ECS info
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