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December | 31 | 1969

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Any facility manager, building engineer or property owner should check the fire extinguishers in their homes and workplaces.  A recent product recall was issued by the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission regarding nearly 40 million units of plastic handle fire extinguishers a ...read more
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Tags: Fire Protection | Special Hazards | Fire Protection Maintenance | sprinkler testing and maintenance | fire extinguishers | fire extinguisher recall | fire protection resources

Compressed air is out and Nitrogen is in.  This is both an observation of evolving standard practices in fire protection, and a summary of the solution to corrosion inssues in dry and pre-action sprinkler systems. ...read more
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Tags: Facility Management | Fire Protection | Life Safety | Fire Protection Maintenance

Anyone involved in operating a building with sensitive equipment, or familiar with special hazards fire protection, is likely to have encountered Halon 1301.   Halon 1301 is a clean agent used for fire suppression in spaces where water, smoke and other potentially destructive ele ...read more
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Tags: Facility Management | Fire Protection | Special Hazards

Recent wildfires have brought the subject of fire prevention front and center in many households and workplace conversations across the U.S.  Admirably, many will try to help in any way that they can, and luckily there are various resources to help facilitate support to those in ...read more
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Tags: Facility Management | Service and Maintenance | Fire Protection | Early Warning Fire Detection | Special Hazards | clean agent fire suppression

The U.S. Fire Administration has declared September National Preparedness Month, so it is a good time to take a closer look at the life safety fire protection and fire protection services that keep your people safe and your building operable in the event of a fire.  According to ...read more
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Tags: Facility Management | Service and Maintenance | Fire Protection | Early Warning Fire Detection | Special Hazards | clean agent fire suppression | Air Sampling Fire Detection | Life Safety

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