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National AFAA
Effective June 1, 2014
New office location and phone #:
81 Mill Street, Suite 300
Gahanna, OH 43230
Phone. 614-416-8076
Toll Free. 844-GET-AFAA (844-438-2322)
Fax. 614-453-8744

Randy Hormann is now our Administrative Director and is located at this location.
Tom Hammerberg is now Technical Director and is located in Jasper, GA.
Jeanne Hammerberg retired effective June 1, 2014. Please refer all questions to Randy Hormann.


What is AFAA?

AFAA stands for the Automatic Fire Alarm Association.

IL-AFAA is committed to influencing codes and standards at all levels to make buildings safer through the proper application of automatic fire detection and fire alarm systems. It actively participates in the code change process of International Code Conference (ICC) with focus on the IBC, IFC and IRC national codes; and the key NFPA Codes/Standards with focus on NFPA 72 National Fire Alarm and Signaling Code and 101 Life Safety Code.

General Meeting Announcement

Next Quarterly Meeting Friday, September 12, 2014

 NFPA 72 Documentation by Tom Hammerberg

"The only new chapter added in the 2013 edition of NFPA 72 is Chapter 7 on Documentation. 
In addition to relocating existing documentation requirements from other chapters, new information has been added that will have an impact on future jobs.  

Join us to find out the impact of these new requirements."


Golf Outing


Illinois AFAA 5th Annual Golf Outing
 ... A memorial to Bob Pikula
(Supporting the IL-AFAA Special Legislative Projects)

Tuesday, October 7, 2014
White Pines Golf Club, 500 West Jefferson Street, Bensenville, IL

ILLINOIS AUTOMATIC FIRE ALARM ASSOCIATION - 900 Ogden Avenue, Unit No. 309, Downers Grove, IL 60515