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Intercoms Required By Fire Code

Looking for some education. What manufactures or system would comply with this. It is for an elevator lobby that is locked.

A two-way voice communication system, utilizing dedicated lines, shall be provided from each locked elevator lobby to the 24-hour staffed location on site, annunciated as to location. Operating instructions shall be posted above each
two-way communication device.

In the event telephone lines are utilized as part of a two-way voice communication system, applicant shall provide to field inspector a written copy of a maintenance agreement made with the phone service provider requiring Fire Department notification in the event service is interrupted.

Is there a system that would tie into the fire alarm system. Or is this always separate? This is going into a very large multi unit office building. Actually there is three separate building with parking garages inbetween. They do have security officers onsite but not close this building.

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