The True Story

Cole, John
February 2008
Heating/Piping/Air Conditioning Engineering;Feb2008, Vol. 80 Issue 2, p14
The article reports on a false alarm fire responded by five fully manned Fire Department New York (FDNY) fire trucks in New York City. The fire-alarm system showed smoke at a top-floor air-handler duct smoke detector (DSD) that also act as a fog detector and cause the alarm which every false alarm will be charged $500 by the FDNY. The author showed that high humidity cause more than mold and water damage and bring fire-department responders and citations.


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