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Inspections ButtonImportant information related to the performance of inspections on fire protection equipment, such as fire alarms and sprinklers, and maintenance.

Fire Extinguishers ButtonOperations oversees the inspections of fire extinguishers across both of McGill's campuses. Learn how to check your extinguisher for potential maintenance requirements and the meaning of service tags.


As a division of Fire Prevention, Operations at McGill University oversees the following responsibilities:

Our procedures include:
Since the testing, inspection and repairs process may potentially be intrusive, the following steps are part of our procedures:

  • We give notice to Building Directors via email, advising in advance of testing or work to be performed
  • We post signage at building entrances to advise the community of site visits and testing in progress
  • We limit the amount of time building users are exposed to noise as a result of equipment testing

To contact Operations, operations [dot] emfp [at] campus [dot] mcgill [dot] ca (email) us or visit the 'Contact Us' page for further details.