An Area of
Refuge solution that’s easier to install, more reliable, and more effective.
An “Area of
Refuge” or “Area of Rescue” is a location that’s designed to keep building
occupants safe during a fire or emergency until they can be evacuated. The need
for an Area of Refuge is particularly acute when immediate evacuation is
impossible or there are occupants with mobility challenges. The Detect360 Area
of Refuge Communications System provides a reliable and effective
code-compliant Area of Refuge solution that enables occupants to remain safe
and stay informed, and provides the information rescuers need to get them
installation at lower cost
Like many of
our life safety solutions, the Detect360 Area of Refuge Communications System
is addressable. That means you can connect all remote call stations to the
command panel on a single circuit rather than wiring each one individually.
With NFPA 72 (2016) mandating that emergency communication system cabling be
two-hour fire-rated, a single wiring circuit can significantly lower
installation and maintenance costs.
emergency situation, it’s important that a communication system be intuitive
and easy to operate. With its streamlined user interface, the Detect360 Area of
Refuge Communications System makes two-way communication as simple as pressing a
audio quality strengthens communications
Detect360 Area of Refuge Communications System employs high-quality components
that preserve audio clarity, even in the presence of background noise. With
crisp, clear two-way communication, responders and occupants alike can more
effectively navigate stressful emergency situations.
responder access helps speed rescues
Detect360 Area of Refuge Communications System enables building occupants to
communicate directly with emergency assistance personnel (either security desk
or remote emergency dispatch) to help ensure that building occupants will be
able to reach emergency staff even if the main Command Panel is unmanned.
installation and maintenance • Addressable design helps reduce wiring costs •
Greater reliability helps ensure peace of mind • Superior survivability helps
improve protection • Enhanced audio quality helps minimize stress and confusion
• Earlier notification means faster rescues