Fire Door Safety Alert

December 04, 2017

NFPA Code 80* requires all fire doors regardless of use to be tested and inspected annually. DASMA** recommends the following procedures:

  • Visual Inspection
  • Operational Check
  • 1st Drop Test
  • Reset the door
  • 2nd Drop Test

DASMA** recommends drop tests should be performed by a trained fire door system technician. Our team at Southern States Dock & Door realizes this can be a daunting task to tackle that’s why we are here to help.

Contact us today to schedule your fire door drop test. 855.564.9595


*National Fire Protection Association
**Door & Access Systems Manufacturers Association
11/26/01 Rev. 1/15; Rev. 03/15. Visit for the latest version.

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