fire safety technology high rise

Written by  Last update:January 16, 2018

Discussion on the Fire Safety Design of a High-Rise Building There are several problems in the fire safety design of a high-rise residential building: the staircase for evacuation can’t run from the top to the ground and the occupants can’t directly evacuate to the outside of the building; fire lift can’t directly reach the first […]


Early Recovery Systems – Quick Response Water Sprayers

Written by  Last update:January 3, 2018

Roof spray systems are standard fire suppression solutions used in high-stock warehouses. While effective systems, the RV poses some problems. One error can load the pallet and load the pipes, turn off the sprinklers and damage the stored items. When you need to rearrange racks, the rack systems require an expensive tube reshaping. Repression systems […]


Smoke & Fire Dampers

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Written by  Last update:May 9, 2017

Smoke & Fire Dampers Smoke dampers and fire dampers are installed within ventilation ducts to control the spread of smoke and/or flames in the event of a fire; ducting would otherwise be an easy route for dangerous gases to quickly reach new parts of a building. Smoke dampers have recently entered public attention after several […]



fire safty for home
Written by  Last update:March 13, 2017

How to Protect Your Family from a Fire Don’t be a statistic. Be safe. A fatal house fire occurs approximately every three hours in America, and more than 20,000 people are injured or die from carbon monoxide (CO) poisoning every year. The numbers may be alarming, but just a few steps can help shield your […]


Wildland fire

Written by  Last update:November 26, 2016

A wildfire or wildland fire is a fire in an area of combustible vegetation that occurs in the countryside or rural area.[1] Depending on the type of vegetation where it occurs, a wildfire can also be classified more specifically as a brush fire, bush fire, desert fire, forest fire, grass fire, hill fire, peat fire, […]


Firefree coatings

Written by  Last update:October 30, 2016

FIRE RETARDANT & FIRE RESISTANT COATINGS FOR BUILDING MATERIALS The full line of Firefree Products are water-based, intumescent fire retardant and fire resistant coatings that can withstand extreme temperatures (up to 2000° Fahrenheit) for an extended time (over two hours). They are the first fire retardant and fire resistant coatings to bring a true fire […]


Firefighters’ duties

Written by  Last update:November 16, 2014

Firefighters’ duties Firefighters’ goals are to save lives, property and the environment. A fire can rapidly spread and endanger many lives; however, with modern firefighting techniques, catastrophe is usually, but not always, avoided. To prevent fires from starting, a firefighter’s duties can include public education about fire safety and conducting fire inspections of locations for […]



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Firefighting is the act of extinguishing fires. A firefighter suppresses and extinguishes fires to prevent loss of life, and/or destruction of property and the environment. Firefighters may provide many other valuable services to the community they serve, such as emergency medical services. Firefighting is a highly technical skill that requires professionals who have spent years […]


Keeping your community safe with carbon monoxide alarms

Written by  Last update:November 14, 2014

Carbon monoxide (CO) is called the invisible killer because you cannot see it or smell it. This poisonous gas can come from many sources, including cars, malfunctioning fuel-burning appliances, and engine-powered equipment. The only way to detect CO is with a working CO alarm. Use the following resources from the NFPA and the U.S. Consumer […]


Fire Safety during the Summer Months

Written by  Last update:October 12, 2014

During summer and all year round, we must all be conscious and alert when it comes to the rules of fire safety. To help you have a wonderful and safe summer experience, here are some of the things you need to remember: Summer Safety Checklist: Does your family have a home Escape Plan with pre-determined […]

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