DOES YOUR FIRE CODE CONSULTANT
LIVE & BREATHE FIRE CODE COMPLIANCE?

DOES YOUR FIRE CODE CONSULTANT
LIVE & BREATHE FIRE CODE COMPLIANCE?

FCS is proud to assist owners and managers of condominium and other multi-residential occupancies in ensuring fire code compliance at their buildings. The FCS Fire Safety Advantage Program has been developed by our team of experts to help property managers decrease the risk of being issued a Notice of Violation or Inspection Order and increase their buildings preparedness for the arrival of fire officials.

FCS offers consulting services and solutions for common and unique fire code challenges faced by property owners and managers.

 

In addition to being prepared to prove compliance with 9.9 Ontario Fire Code (OFC) retrofit, hotels should participate in an annual fire code compliance review program to ensure the buildings fire safety plan is current and incorporates potential changes to the code or industry standards, to confirm implementation of the fire safety plan by staff and to review general building compliance. FCS conducts 9.9 Hotel Retrofit audits and Annual Fire Safety Reviews to assist hotel owners and managers in maintaining fire code compliance.

Regular review of the Health Care Centre fire safety plan and staff re-fresher training on responsibilities under the fire code as well as emergency protocols are crucial for compliance and successful evacuation. The FCS team includes fire safety plan and training experts. We have the experience to assist your Health & Safety Team with a good understanding requirements and best practices for your building and your occupants. FCS also develops interactive training videos to ensure new staff as well as staff on all shifts can participate.

Regular review of compliance with the fire code, including Part 4 OFC (storage, handling, processing and use of flammable liquids or combustibles) is required for industrial entities to ensure safety of occupants and compliance continuance in the facility. The facilities fire safety plan and/or emergency plan must be reviewed regularly for accuracy and staff are to regularly receive training on fire safety and evacuation procedures. FCS conducts evaluations of combustible quantities, provides fire safety plans and staff training to assist facility owners and managers with compliance and safety.

Understanding all of the fire code requirements for a specific commercial entity can be a challenge for the owner and property manager. FCS provides evaluation, feasibility and demarcation services as applicable to determine minimum requirements, options for improved life safety and demarcation of responsibility. The commercial fire safety plan and/or emergency plan must be reviewed regularly for accuracy and staff are to regularly receive training on fire safety and evacuation procedures.

Firecode Experts

Fire Code Compliance.

It’s the law!

For over 25 years FCS has been a leading consulting firm specializing in fire code compliance, auditing, alternative compliances, staff training on fire code building condition assessments and evaluation. FCS holds a Certificate of Authorization (C of A) from Professional Engineers Ontario.

FCS has developed customized fire code compliance services for a multitude of clients. The FCS Team provides methodical evaluation and fire code project administration services that include fire code compliance, fire safety plans, smoke migration, fire alarm retrofit planning/management, annual fire code compliance assurance contracts and much more!

We can help you to establish and to train your staff on customized programs that will have you comply with the mandatory fire code requirements; hold regular fire drills, test your building life safety system integration and have registered trained staff prepared for a fire alarm event.

Improve your compliance culture.

We are the experts…

We have the solutions!

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Members Of:

Canadian Fire Alarm Association (CFAA)

Canadian Fire Safety Association (CFSA)
National Fire Protection Association (NFPA)

Canadian Condominium Institute Huronia (CCI-H)

Participants in:
Changing Fire Codes and Life Safety Standards