Technical Advisory Notes
Technical Advisory Notes provide interpretation of non-FPA
Australia documents (e.g. Australian Standards, Legislation,
Practice Notes, etc.) and advocates best practice for compliance
TAN-03 Maintenance of Aspirating Smoke Detectors
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TAN-02 AS1670.1 Occupant Warning System Primary
Power Source Requirements
Posted on 01/10/2013
This document explains the primary power source rating and
battery capacity requirements for occupant warning systems to 3.22
(b) of AS1670.1 and how to satisfy these requirements.
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TAN-01 Requirement to Consider Simultaneous Draw
from a Water Supply
Posted on 01/11/2011
Provides information and education in relation to considering
the simultaneous water supply requirements for fire protection
equipment, namely, fire hydrants, automatic fire sprinklers and
fire hose reels served by the same water supply.
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