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Industrial Fires: 5 Tips for Reducing Threats

Industrial Fires: 5 Tips for Reducing Threats

According to the National Fire Protection Agency (NFPA), between 2011 and 2015, there were an estimated 37,910 fires at industrial properties each year. These industrial fires resulted in 16 civilian deaths, 273 civilian injuries, and $1.2 billion in property damage....

Are Your Fire Hoses NFPA Compliant?

Are Your Fire Hoses NFPA Compliant?

All fire safety equipment is subject to rigorous standards for safety and reliability, and fire hoses -- the subject of NFPA 1962 -- are no exception. Despite looking like a relatively simple device, a fire hose is one of the most important lines of defense in...

Understanding the Fire and Life Safety Ecosystem

Understanding the Fire and Life Safety Ecosystem

What is a fire and life safety ecosystem? Like any ecosystem, it is comprised of elements that work together to achieve a functioning system -- in this case, eight separate elements that have to do with fire and safety. Several of them are the responsibility of the...

Four Ways a Business Can Fail Its Fire Inspection

Four Ways a Business Can Fail Its Fire Inspection

Fire departments around the United States perform regular inspections to assess and mitigate potential fire and life-safety hazards in buildings in their jurisdiction. Inspections vary in type and frequency from one city to the next, but there is one constant in the...

Does Smoke Set Off My Fire Sprinkler System?

Does Smoke Set Off My Fire Sprinkler System?

It’s easy to take fire sprinklers and fire protection systems for granted, but these devices are complex and amazing pieces of engineering which are far too often misunderstood and potentially misused, to the detriment of those operating near them. One of the most...

Fire Protection for Steel Structures

Fire Protection for Steel Structures

Our office building is a steel structure, and because steel doesn’t burn I shouldn’t have to worry about fire protection, right? That’s a common misconception. Damage can definitely be done to steel structures and the extent of damage depends on the size and...

How Long Should Your Fire Alarm System Last?

How Long Should Your Fire Alarm System Last?

While not exactly a trick question, most people do not know the answer to the question of “how long should my fire alarm system last?” The answer to this question depends on a few factors. Full inspection by a qualified professional is needed regularly to keep it...