Tag Archives: Fire Extinguishers

Fire sprinklers help protect the environment

As captured on video, FM Global and the Home Fire Sprinkler Coalition conducted a study looking at the environmental impact of fires.  Setting up two identical living rooms, they measured the pollutants, greenhouse gas emissions and water usage when both … Continue reading

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Safety Tip: Time to check smoke detectors

Daylight savings time ends on Sunday, Nov 7.  This is a great time to check your fire extinguishers and smoke detectors.  Make sure they work, change the batteries. The Consumer Product Safety Commission has more information on their website.

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Safety Tip: It’s 10am. Do you know where your fire extinguishers are?

October is fire prevention time. Do you know where the fire extinguishers and exits are in your shop? With your eyes closed,  imagine where the extinguishers are located. Now, with eyes open, can you easily find them where you thought?

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