Streamline personnel evacuation with Tensor fire roll call


Tensor Workforce Management System

A properly set up fire roll call system can help streamline personnel evacuation in case of an emergency, such as a dangerous industrial blaze.

Such an unfortunate event has recently affected an industrial estate in Wollaston, where a blaze erupted on Sunday, the 18’th of January, on the premises of ThinkGreen recycling.

Dozens of firefighters from three counties were called on the scene, with eight pumps being in attendance. Approximately 80 tonnes of plastic material were involved in the fire.

Tensor fire roll call ensures employees are safely evacuated in case of a fire

Safety is ensured when Tensor clocks and Access Control units are linked into your company’s fire alarm system to trigger a fast, automated fire evacuation list.

The T8526 can control up to two printers for evacuation reporting purposes. On activation of a fire alarm panel, automatic roll-call reports are printed listing the names and departments of cardholders who remain on-site. In addition, doors can be configured to open automatically on fire alarm activation and lock automatically once the fire alarm activation condition has ceased.

Reports can be grouped by a cardholder’s default resident fire point or by the fire point that they are currently booked on to. Printers are connected either via a direct cable connection or by direct IP and can be limited to reporting upon specific zones or fire points.

Muster points can also be installed where cardholders scan upon arrival at a Muster point. In real-time, Tensor.NET Access removes the cardholder from the fire roll-call report to provide a real-time roll call of any cardholders who remain in the building.

If you’d like to find out more about the Fire Roll Call functionality provided by the Tensor Time & Attendance and Access Control systems, just contact our dedicated product team, they’ll be more than happy to answer all of your questions and queries on the matter.

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