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escape plan

Develop a Fire Escape Plan

No time to plan when the fire is already here When a person encounters an emergency, they go into an automated response fight or flight mode.  There is no time to think, only time to react. If you have not developed and practiced a plan of action on how to escape in the case of […]

Sounds of Fire

Sounds of Fire

Article by: Greg Breyer This year’s Fire Prevention Week (2021), themed by NFPA as, “Learn the Sounds of Fire Safety” recently passed; however, it is our hope and objective to keep fire safety at the top of your mind all year round. Our passion in “Fighting the Fire Before it Starts” is for the safety […]

Storage warehouse fire protection

Factors of Fire Protection – Storage Occupancy

Businesses of nearly every type store some kind of product or stock material in their buildings. The materials in these storage spaces range depending on your particular business and could include everything from raw materials and finished goods to paper files. Storage areas can be considered small designated areas inside a building or they can be large warehouse facilities solely dedicated for storage and retrieval of goods and materials.  

NFSA Hall of Fame 2021

We are pleased to announce that Richard E. Oliver will be inducted into the NFSA (National Fire Sprinkler Association) Hall of Fame Class of 2021. Accepting the distinguished honor, Dick will become the third Oliver to be named into this elite group of industry influencers joining his brother Bill Oliver, who was honored in 2011 […]