Is your Fire Alarm system down? Sprinkler malfunctioning? Nationwide Security Service Fire Watch is ready to serve if the fire marshal or fire chief has ordered the building owners to get fire watch services or the building owners need to take a proactive step to reduce their liability before being ordered to do so. In either case fire watch patrols are conducted the same way. Patrol officers perform foot patrols of the areas that have malfunctioning systems because keeping a watchful eye for smoke or fire conditions can make all the difference.
FIRE WATCH TASKS
Ensure exits and walk ways remain clear
Identify and report any safety concerns
Sound the alert in case of fire and contact the fire department
Maintain communication with other officers on site.
Document all patrol activities in patrol log
Nationwide Security Services assigns an account manager to each client therefore the account manager is available to serve as a liaison between clients and the fire department. Dealing with the fire department can be intimidating and we take the fear out of the process and work with clients to maintain compliance with regulations.
Services are also available for non-fire related situations. In these cases fire watch services are provided due to access control systems malfunctioning or entrance doors being damaged due to criminal activity. Our clients enjoy the ease contacting us for fire watch or last minute security services, because it is an important part of any corporate security plan. Nationwide Security Service is ready, willing and able to provide the services that you need.
Our security currently provides emergency security for several national retail chain stores, hotels, commercial buildings, apartments, residential and more. Certified, Licensed, Fire Watch Officers.In most cases officers can be on site within the same day.
We follow NFPA 601: STANDARD FOR SECURITY SERVICES IN FIRE LOSS PREVENTION code and guidelines for our fire watch team. Our teams has the highest level of fire prevention training in the industry.
What is NFPA 601? This standard helps ensure that security personnel who perform fire loss prevention duties are qualified by defining criteria for the selection, requirements, duties, and training of such individuals.