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Fire Inspection Checklist: What to Expect and How to Prepare

In 2019, there were 120,000 fires in non-residential structures leading to 110 deaths and $4.3 billion in property damage. Fire prevention and protection programs can mitigate those losses. For example, the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) reports that sprinklers effectively control fire spread 96 percent of the time. Annual fire inspections keep businesses safe and avoid catastrophic damage. Regular inspections Read more

4 Essential Kitchen Fire Safety Tips

The kitchen is one of the most dangerous rooms in your house — making knowledge of kitchen fire safety a must for everyone. According to the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), cooking equipment is the leading cause of home fires and fire injuries, causing nearly half of the home fires that result in injury and death.  These are frightening statistics, but Read more

How do fire alarms work?

You likely know that a fire alarm can save your life. But do you ever wonder just exactly how do fire alarms work? Why are they so effective? And what do I need to do to ensure they keep working? The numbers, unfortunately, don’t lie. According to the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), 41 percent of home fire deaths happened Read more