What is a Knox Box?

A Knox Box is an entry system that allows the Everett Fire Department to gain entry to your property in the event of an emergency. The components of a Knox Box include a UL-listed steel access box (or other access devices) with a UL-listed steel lid, lock, and key controlled only by the Everett Fire Department. Knox Boxes may be ordered from the Knox Company.

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1. What is a Knox Box?
2. When is a Knox Box required?
3. How do I order a Knox Box or other Knox systems?
4. Does the City make money off the sales of the Knox Box?
5. Where should my Knox Box be mounted?
6. How do I lock my keys in the Knox Box? I did not receive a key?
7. What keys need to be installed in my Knox Box?
8. What are the different types of Knox Systems and how are they used?