Fire Department Connection Sign

Use of the Sign

Wherever the Fire Department Connection (FDC) is not visible to approaching fire apparatus, the fire department connection shall be indicated by an approved sign mounted above the connection. 

Posting of the Sign

If you have a stand alone fire department connection, for instance on a parking lot island or along a street, the sign shall posted on a post not blocking the connection. 

Fire Department Connection Sign

sign Dimensions

The sign shall be 14 inches wide and 10 inches high with a white background with red letters.

Additional Information

Directly under the FDC lettering other information is added as needed, such as the type of system, the areas of the building that the system serves, location, or a directional arrow.