The Importance of Regularly Testing Fire Extinguishers

The Importance of Regularly Testing Fire Extinguishers

It doesn’t matter what industry you work in, or what scale you operate at, your business has an essential need for solutions that ensure the safety of its assets, products, materials and personnel. Even those businesses that operate within the least risky environments have to face the potential danger of fire. This might come from… Read More

Some of the Advantages of Having a Home Fire Sprinkler System

Some of the Advantages of Having a Home Fire Sprinkler System

With a Fire Sprinkler: The water extinguishes or contains any fire The closest sprinkler to the fire will be activated Surrounding rooms will be protected from the fire, smoke damage and heat Residents in the house or building will have enough time to safely escape Without a Fire Sprinkler: Toxic gasses and heat will begin… Read More

Get the scoop on the ins and outs of fire protection.

Get the scoop on the ins and outs of fire protection.

Fire risk assessment is so important to ensure the safety in your workplace for not only your staff but your empire, products and materials. Fire protection and prevention all together is what we all should be educated on. There’s a reason your parents told you, don’t play with fire. It’s better to be over prepared… Read More

The impact of a fire on your business

The impact of a fire on your business

The impact of a fire on your business Fire can either create life or destroy it and in this case, we are talking about its destructive capabilities. A workplace fire can cause detrimental effects on any business and this is why it’s so important to have every precaution in place to reduce the risk of… Read More

In Case of Fire: Don’t Panic!

In Case of Fire: Don’t Panic!

Few things instil fear in people like an out-of-control fire. While being a wholly beneficial element, they have the potential to ruin rooms, buildings, even cities (the great fire of London in 1666 proves it). Still, if you act quick enough, everybody can get to safety, and damage can be kept to a minimum. So… Read More

From Tiny Flame to Raging Furnace

From Tiny Flame to Raging Furnace

Mankind has had an incredible relationship with fire throughout history. For early mankind, harnessing the power of fire was a triumph which yielded plenty of rewards; warmth, light, the ability to cook, an additional form of defence and even mobilisation. On the other hand, there have been many times where fire has reminded us that… Read More

The Basic Parts of a Fire Suppression System

The Basic Parts of a Fire Suppression System

Fire sprinkler and control systems, though crucial to many setups, are actually not as complicated as you may imagine. They are essentially made up of a handful of specialised components which can, to some extent, be accessorised or enhanced by others. They serve a single purpose to minimise the spread of fires whenever they occur… Read More

How Often Should You Test Your Fire Control Systems?

How Often Should You Test Your Fire Control Systems?

Ensuring that your fire sprinklers & control systems provide you with adequate protection in the event of an incident requires no small amount of maintenance and attention. If this sounds like a hassle to you, consider how this will enable the system to keep you and yours protected in the event that a fire should… Read More

What types of equipment pose the biggest fire risk?

What types of equipment pose the biggest fire risk?

The leading cause of house fires in the United States is heating equipment. So, it is actually no surprise at all that boilers, furnaces and related heating equipment are mostly responsible for quite a large portion of industrial fires too. Heating equipment has been responsible for 14% of structural fires in industrial or manufacturing facilities,… Read More

Some of The Most Common Causes of Electrical Fires

Some of The Most Common Causes of Electrical Fires

Faulty Outlets & Appliances Very often, electrical fires are caused by faulty faulty electrical outlets and outdated appliances. Many fires are also caused by faults in appliance receptacles, cords and switches. You should never use appliances with frayed or worn cords that can send heat onto combustible surfaces like curtains, floors or rugs that can… Read More

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