ALL HOUSEHOLDS WILL REQUIRE TO BE FITTED WITH SMOKE DETECTORS
BY 8 MARCH 2015 !!!
Property owners and occupants are responsible for the installation and/or the maintenance of the detectors called DAAF ‘ Détecteur Avertisseur de Fumée’ by this date.
It should significantly reduce the unnecessary loss of life, prevent injuries and minimize damage by alerting you to a fire as early as possible.
You will have to equip your property with at least one smoke detector. Be certain :
- it conforms to the French norm NF EN 14604
- it is marked with the CE notation
- it emits a sound/alarm of at least 85 dB (A) audible at three metres
- it includes a power indicator.
For smoke detectors already installed, you should verify that they comply to the new legislation and replace accordingly.
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