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STANDARDS & OTHER PUBLICATIONS: Communications & Signaling
NEMA SB 1-2014
Quality Informational Guide for
Automatic Fire Detection and Alarm
Systems
Provides guidance to Authorities Having
Jurisdiction (AHJ) for establishing
programs to ensure highly reliable fire
detection and alarm systems in his or
her community. This document contains
a recommended model ordinance to
assist AHJ through improving the
reliability of existing systems, including
dealing with false, or nuisance, alarms.
$30

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NEMA SB 2-2016
Training Manual on Fire Alarm
Systems
Covers terminology, basic theory of
operation, installation details, system
start-up techniques and general
maintenance of fire alarms, and is
intended to be used as source material
for the fire service, fire marshals and all
fire alarm sales, design and installation
organizations. It is ideal as a reference
guide and can be used in a classroom
setting for learning about fire alarm
systems.
$30

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NEMA SB 7-2013
Applications Guide for Carbon
Monoxide Alarms and Detectors
Covers carbon monoxide (CO) detection
devices, including single- and multiplestation CO alarms and systemconnected CO detectors and sensors
connected to a control unit.
$30

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NEMA SB 10-2016
Audio Standard for Nurse Call
Systems
Contains requirements and test
procedures for evaluating audio quality
of installed nurse call systems.
$47

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NEMA SB 11-2011
Guide for Proper Use of System
Smoke Detectors
Provides information about applications
of smoke detectors used in conjunction
with fire alarm systems. Outlines
operating characteristics of detectors
and environmental factors that aid or
prevent their operation.
$30

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NEMA SB 13-2012
Guide for Proper Use of Smoke
Detectors in Duct Applications
Provides information concerning the
proper use of smoke detectors in duct
applications.
$30

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NEMA SB 20-2015
​Guide to Understanding Smoke
Control Systems
​This guide is intended to offer a general
understanding of smoke control systems
to individuals who have a need or desire
for solid basic information but do not
need the in-depth knowledge necessary
to design smoke control systems.
$30

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NEMA SB 23-2016
Guide for Application of Flame
Detection
​Provides information concerning the
proper use of flame-detection systems.
It covers the major technologies used for
flame detection, application, selection,
installation, and testing.
$30

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NEMA SB 50-2014
Emergency Communications Audio
Intelligibility Applications Guide
Assists specifiers and Authorities Having
Jurisdiction with the concepts and
terminology used to enhance
intelligibility for emergency voice
paging systems.
$30

NEMA SBP 1-2010
Looking Ahead to UL 2560
Discusses the upcoming UL standard for
minimum performance of emergency
call systems in senior living communities,
including likely requirements.
$0

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NEMA SBP 2-2014
Multi‑Criteria Detectors (MCD)
Provides an introduction to the next
evolution in life saving early warning
smoke and fire detection.
$0
NEMA SBP 3-2011
The Changing Communications within
Fire Alarm System Reporting
Explains options for fire alarm system
communications.
$0

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NEMA SBP 4-2015
Low Frequency Audible Signals
​Addresses the need for and the
development of the low-frequency
audible signal used in fire alarms, carbon
monoxide (CO) alarms, and fire or CO
alarm systems.
$0

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NEMA SBP 5-2015
Considerations in Planning Code Call
Implementation in Health Care
Facilities
Assists facility developers and owners in
designing a code call system and
associated call handling processes, with
the purposes of optimizing response
time and complying with regulatory
requirements.
$36

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http://www.nema.org/Standards/Pages/Looking-Ahead-to-UL-2560.aspx http://www.nema.org/Standards/Pages/Guide-for-Proper-Use-of-System-Smoke-Detectors.aspx http://www.nema.org/Standards/Pages/Quality-Informational-Guide-for-Automatic-Fire-Detection-and-Alarm-Systems.aspx http://www.nema.org/Standards/Pages/Multi-Criteria-Detectors-(MCD).aspx http://www.nema.org/Standards/Pages/Guide-for-Proper-Use-of-Smoke-Detectors-in-Duct-Applications.aspx http://www.nema.org/Standards/Pages/The-Changing-Communications-within-Fire-Alarm-System-Reporting.aspx http://www.nema.org/Standards/Pages/Training-Manual-on-Fire-Alarm-Systems.aspx http://www.nema.org/Standards/Pages/Guide-to-Understanding-Smoke-Control-Systems.aspx http://www.nema.org/Standards/Pages/Low-Frequency-Audible-Signals.aspx http://www.nema.org/Standards/Pages/Applications-Guide-for-Carbon-Monoxide-Alarms-and-Detectors.aspx http://www.nema.org/Standards/Pages/Guide-for-Application-of-Flame-Detection.aspx http://www.nema.org/Standards/Pages/Considerations-in-Planning-Code-Call-Implementation-in-Health-Care-Facilities.aspx http://www.nema.org/Standards/Pages/Audio-Standard-for-Nurse-Call-Systems.aspx http://www.nema.org/Standards/Pages/Emergency-Communications-Audio-Intelligibility-Applications-Guide.aspx http://www.NEMA.org

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