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NRTLs deliver Web tools for improved certificating

July 7, 2011Daniel Gelinas

CHARLOTTE, N.C. and CHICAGO—The security industry's two main NRTLs (nationally recognized testing laboratories), Underwriters Laboratories and Intertek ETL have each announced online tools designed to make the certificate process quicker and more accurate. Integrators, central stations and AHJs all need access to relevant certificates in order to prove NRTL requirements for equipment and installations have been met. The process of applying for and acquiring said certificates has traditionally...

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Fire Systems Installation

Getting to know AHJ builds understanding

May 6, 2011Tess Nacelewicz

VIENNA, Va.—Stopping by your AHJ's office just to say “Hi” and chat could help increase understanding when it comes time to determine whether a fire alarm meets code. That was one of the suggestions offered during a recent Webinar entitled “establishing an effective relationship with your local AHJ (Authority having jurisdiction).” Sponsored by the Central Station Alarm Association, which is based here, the March 23 Webinar was presented by Tom Presnak, UL senior staff...

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