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KNOX BOX

 The Knox Rapid Entry system is a secure emergency access program developed for property owners and fire departments. When a fire breaks out, or there is any emergency, the Knox Box Rapid Entry System allows firefighters and paramedics immediate entry into buildings and property without forced entry, damage or delay. Each Knox Box purchased by a property owner is keyed to a master key controlled by the Fire Department.

Commercial Property
The Shelby Township Fire Department requires a locking Knox key box on all commercial buildings as defined by the Fire Code Official, or where immediate access is necessary for life-saving or fire fighting purposes per the 2009 International Fire Protection District, Section 506.1 as amended.

For information on a Knox Box for commercial buildings, click here: Knox Box



Residential Property
This program is for residential property owners, at-risk residential occupants, and persons responsible for at-risk occupants who need the ability to grant fire department access to residential property in an emergency without property damage.

For information on the Knox HomeBox program, click here: Knox HomeBox