SCO Fire & Life Safety

About Us

Your source for Fire and Life safety products and services

We are a group of dedicated contractors that specialize in fire protection. From design and build to inspect and maintain we can help you with all your fire and life safety needs. For over 30 years, SCO Fire & Life Safety has provided top of the line service and products at a fair price. We take pride in getting the job completed as per the Ontario Fire Code, NFPA and CFAA Standards.

Our technicians are trained and qualified to service the products we inspect and sell. We sell quality fire extinguishers, offer thorough inspections and provide refills.  If you purchase a fire extinguisher from us, it will last for as long as 25 years with appropriate servicing every six years.

We specialize in fire extinguishers, fire alarm systems and sprinkler systems. Contact our team of professionals today for more information.

Canadian Fire Alarm Association

NFPA Member

We take pride in serving the GTA and look forward to
protecting people’s homes and businesss’ as we have in the past
and will continue to do in the future.

What We Offer

SCO Fire offers a wide variety of services and products.

Fire Extinguisher

Fire Extinguisher Inspections At SCO we perform and complete an inspection with proper paper work and your report is then transferred to a PDF file and made available to you in both print and CD form. Your printed form will have a separate form with all listed inspection deficiencies found by our technicians with code references and recommendations and cost of repairs and or corrective […]

Fire Alarms

Inspection Requirements for Fire Alarm Systems Rule 2-004 (1) of the Ontario Electrical Safety Code states that a contractor shall file with the Electrical Safety Authority an application for inspection for any work on an electrical installation within 48 hours. There were concerns raised that Electrical Safety Authority would require an application for inspection for the replacement of devices associated with a fire alarm system […]

Sprinkler Systems

Sprinkler Systems Inspection Your buildings sprinkler system isn’t just piping and sprinkler heads. It is a complex system designed to effectively suppress or extinguish a fire when properly maintained. A sprinkler system is a huge investment towards the protection of a building from fire. Don’t be cheap with the maintenance. A properly maintained sprinkler system will ensure a fire doesn’t stand a chance. Nothing takes […]

Emergency Lighting

Emergency Lighting Backup Will your emergency lights work when you need them to? Emergency lights provide lighting in corridors, stairwells, ramps, escalators, aisles, and exit passageways in the event of a power outage. If your emergency lights fail to operate properly during an emergency situation the building occupants may become disoriented. Routine maintenance of emergency and exit lighting is frequently overlooked until an emergency occurs. […]

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Monthly Inspections

Monthly Inspections

Monthly Inspections of Fire Extinguishers Ontario Fire Code All occupancies covered by the Ontario Fire Code require monthly and annual inspections of portable extinguishers. Any dry chemical extinguisher, whether for private or commercial use, must be disassembled, inspected internally and re-built every 5 or 6 years and hydro statically tested every 12 years. Extinguishers containing other agents are subject to other periodic maintenance. Inspections—Its the Law! Article […]

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Fire Alarm System

Fire Alarm System

Fire Alarm System Inspection and Testing of Fire Alarm Systems FIRE ALARM SYSTEM Annually A fire alarm system, with or without voice communication capability, shall be inspected and tested in conformance with CAN/ULC-S536, “Inspection and Testing of Fire Alarm Systems”. “The fire alarm system must be inspected and tested by a qualified technician. A copy of the inspection certificate must be submitted to the fire […]

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Fire Alarm Systems

Fire Alarm Systems

Fire Alarm Systems Fire Alarm Systems are required to be maintained in operable condition at all times. As well, fire alarm systems shall be inspected in conformance with ULC-S536 and the Ontario Fire Code. This code requires monthly and annual testing. Records must be kept by the building owner/manager for examination by your insurance company and/or the authority having jurisdiction. Only technicians who have completed […]

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“We care about your safety. This is why we offer quality products and focus on your needs.
Our experience and knowledge make us unique. We strive to provide the highest quality service and products for your fire and life safety needs.”

Our Credentials

NFPA Member

Canadian Fire Alarm Association