Maintenance is required at least once a quarter
The AFAS (automatic fire alarm system) immediately alerts of a potential threat of a fire. Strict requirements established by laws apply to fire safety installations and their maintenance.
Maintenance is obligatory for all owners of automatic fire alarm systems. Maintenance is required at least once a quarter.
In which kinds of buildings do we maintain fire alarm systems?
- Office and commercial buildings
- Shopping centres
- Industrial sites
- Educational and children’s institutions
- Accommodation establishments
- Social establishments, hospitals and other medical institutions, etc.
AFAS maintenance – only from a competent specialist
The purpose of maintenance is to ensure the reliability of the system – when speaking of fire safety, we are talking about saving human lives. An owner of a building is obligated to conclude a maintenance agreement for the AFAS with a competent company, such as Forus.
Fire safety systems must be serviced by a licensed company.
We have security and fire protection systems installers with professional certification who are specialists in their field.
We want to ensure your day-to-day safety, so in addition to maintenance, we offer the design and installation of automatic fire alarm systems. As an owner, you can check all maintenance operations in a maintenance log.
Frequently asked questions
What exactly is an AFAS?
An AFAS (automatic fire alarm system) is a set of devices that gives an alert of a potential fire automatically. Due to various sensors, the alarms go off quickly in case of a threat. This way, people in the building learn of a fire fast.
Why does an AFAS need frequent maintenance?
It is a fire safety installation subjected to strict legal requirements. When speaking of fire safety, we are talking about saving human lives. To ensure the reliability of the systems, they need regular inspection to make sure that they work. Otherwise, the AFAS might fail to serve its purpose or give error messages. An AFAS needs maintenance once a quarter.
How much does AFAS maintenance cost?
The price depends on the site and the number of AFAS devices. The price also depends on the time of the work – the service is more expensive on days off. After our specialist visits the site and takes a look at the devices, we can prepare a quote.
Can I conclude a maintenance agreement for a longer period with Forus?
Yes, most of our clients have concluded a permanent agreement for the maintenance of the AFAS and other systems with us. This way, you as the owner of a building can focus on your main activity and rest assured – the systems are maintained and inspected.
Who is allowed to maintain an AFAS?
AFAS and other fire safety systems can be maintained and installed only by a licensed company that employs certified and trained installers of security and fire protection systems. Forus has the competent specialists.
An individual without the required competency or professional certification must never maintain the systems in your building. The risks are too high.
Why choose AFAS maintenance from Forus?
- We are the largest maintenance company of technical building systems in Estonia.
- Our sought-after maintenance specialists are highly qualified.
- We are familiar with all types of fire safety installations.
- We have the capability to service large premises as well as small commercial buildings or establishments.
- Our clients trust us and are always happy to invite us again.
- In addition to maintenance, we offer design and installation services of fire safety systems.
- If necessary, we can advise you on fire safety and conduct trainings.