FSS will work with your architect and engineer to ensure your fire system meets all codes regardless of the jurisdiction.  FSS Technologies, formerly Fire & Security Systems, has provided life safety for over 45 years and is a recognized industry leader in the Fire Alarm industry.  Since 1970, FSS has provided consultation, systems design, CAD drawings, submittals, and installation of fire alarm, mass notification, and voice evacuation systems.  Our NICET 4 designers are professional, well-versed in local and national codes and are trained to provide the right solution for facilities of all sizes. 
Fire Protection requires a unique skill set to understand, design, install, and maintain. With over 45 years of experience, our designers will work with you and the local Authority Having Jurisdiction to design a system that meets all codes and works for you and your business.  FSS has the right design and options for your business.
  • Licensed Fire Protection Engineers
  • CAD design services
  • NICET Certified Technicians
  • City of Chicago Department of Buildings Class I, Class II and High-Rise design and permitting expertise
  • City of Detroit Licensed
Once your system is installed, FSS can provide monitoring and inspections that will keep your business code compliant year after year.  

We offer multiple communication methods for monitoring including, Telephone (POTS), Mesh Network Radios, Cellular, and IP communication, or a combination of these for primary and backup.

Once installed, our UL Listed Monitoring Center gives you confidence 24/7/365 that your facility is being monitored for fire and life safety hazards. 


Because it is so important to keep your system working properly, FSS can provide you with annual testing and inspections that are required by both the NFPA and Local Authorities.  We will test and inspect your system and provide you with a report that meets all NFPA requirements.   

Our technicians are factory trained by the manufacturers.  Our team can service and inspect equipment from all manufacturers, regardless of age.

FSS is your one stop shop for fire alarm, fire extinguishers, sprinkler, and hood inspections, and for providing inspection services for all types and sizes of facilities.

FSS is one of the few providers able to meet the stringent Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) and Joint Commission testing and provide the reports. We also provide NFPA reports for compliance with local codes.