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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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TIME TO WINTERIZE SPRINKLER SYSTEMS

Winter weather is here!  It is time to winterize your sprinkler system from cold temperatures.  Sprinkler components and pipes are vulnerable to freezing.  Fire sprinkler systems are less effective and responsive if they aren’t winterized.  It also increases the risk of pipes bursting which can cause severe water damage.  It is important to winterize your…

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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…