Gamewell-FCI Recalls Fire Alarm Panels Due to Failure to Alert of a Fire, Smoke or CO

This recall is for the ILI-MB-E3 and ILI-S-E3 Gamewell-FCI fire alarm panels in commercial buildings. This issue is limited to a specific configuration of Signaling Line Circuit (SLC) devices. To occur, the SLC must include at least two of the following detectors in any combination: Acclimate, 4-Warn, Photo/CO and iFAAST. The issue would occur only if the detectors are addressed within the same FlashScan polling group. Detectors installed in a different combination are not affected.

Recall Details
  • Hazard
    When configured in a certain way, the panels can become non-responsive and connected detectors in the area can fail to detect and respond to an alarm.
  • Remedy
    Repair
  • Incidents
    No incidents or injuries have been reported.
  • Consumer Action
    Consumers should immediately contact the distributor to obtain the free repair, a firmware upgrade.
  • Sold At
    Authorized distributors from May 2015 through August 2015 for about $800.
 
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