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Preventing Manufacturing Plant Fires

Most manufacturing plant fires are preventable.  They can kill and injure people and cause billions of dollars’ worth of property damage each year.  Fortunately, there are steps you can take to prevent fires and protect your business.  Although a manufacturing plant can’t be completely fireproof, there are three important fire prevention things your plant can…

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Class C Extinguishers Fight Electrical Fires

An essential part of any fire safety plan is knowing which fire extinguisher to use on the different kinds of fires.  Electrical, chemical, or flammable liquid fires are fought with different approaches and require specific types of extinguishers.  Class C fires are known as electrical fires and require a class C fire extinguisher to put…

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Preventing Workplace Fires

Fires destroy property, cause injuries, and take lives.  Workplace fires can also mean the termination of jobs.  The best way to teach employees how to prevent workplace fires is through fire safety training.  If employees know the best ways to prevent fires, they can help promote a safer workplace. Tips to prevent workplace fires include:…

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Clean Agent Fire Suppression Systems Explained

Clean agent fire suppression systems use inert gases and chemical agents to extinguish a fire.  They are used in areas where water would destroy valuable assets, records, and equipment.  They are water-less and don’t leave an oily residue behind that can damage irreplaceable items.  The way they work and how they can benefit your company…

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RESTAURANT FIRE SAFETY TIPS

Restaurants have a high risk of fire due to their open flames, hot equipment, cooking oils, electrical connections and paper products. A fire can destroy a restaurant, causing lost revenues and possibly permanent closure.    Fire prevention and protection are critical to keep your business safe.  Here are a few restaurant fire safety tips to prevent…

Why Fire Safety Training is Important

Fire safety training can save lives.  It’s as simple as that.  Fires destroy property, cause injuries, and take lives.  A fire in the workplace can mean the termination of jobs since many offices and factories destroyed by fire are never rebuilt.  Fire safety training is about making sure everyone knows what to do in case…