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Fire Safety With Connected Fire

chicago city Fire Safety With Connected Fire Are you a rental property owner or part of an HOA? Whichever the case may be it is important that you understand the ins and outs of fire safety in Chicago. It is critical that you know what is required of you as the property owner and what you need to do in the event of a fire breaking out in your building. These tips below will help you to be prepared and show you how having someone such as Connected Fire on your side can help you improve your fire safety. Stay Updated on...
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What Is on A Fire Safety Inspection Report That You Should Be Aware Of?

man at desk What Is on A Fire Safety Inspection Report That You Should Be Aware Of? When it comes to Chicago fire safety, property owners must be aware of all rules and regulations. Staying in compliance will help you to pass a safety inspection report. A fire inspector will visit your property to complete an inspection and you want to be prepared. Fire protection features must be maintained in order to pass your inspection. Fire Protection and Alarm Systems In your facility, any fire protection systems, as well as alarms, must be in working order. The inspection sheet will include such items...
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Fire Safety Tips for Your Family When Living in an Apartment

tip jar Fire Safety Tips for Your Family When Living in an Apartment Apartment living is a common choice for families in Chicago. When you and your family live in an apartment, it is essential that you consider fire safety measures. Fire safety in Chicago is important to keep your family safe from harm. By having a plan, your family can stay safe and avoid injury or even death. Below are a few tips to consider when living in an apartment to make sure that your family knows what to do and how to act if a fire were to occur. Setting...
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What are the Risks of Neglecting Fire Safety in Your Building?

mallet What are the Risks of Neglecting Fire Safety in Your Building? As a property owner, you need to understand that Chicago fire safety is a highly critical part of your ownership. When you rent to tenants, you have to ensure their safety in the event a fire breaks out in your building. Whether it is an electrical issue or some other problem, you’re responsible for the neglect of keeping up with fire safety regulations in the city of Chicago. It is important that you understand the risks you face should you not keep your fire safety up to date within...
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Preparing for Your Fire Safety Inspection

electrical boxes Preparing for Your Fire Safety Inspection Are you a property owner? If so, fire inspection time is most likely right around the corner. Officials can easily stop by at any time to begin the building’s fire safety inspection and you want to ensure that you are up to code at all times. But what does this mean? Are you familiar with Chicago fire safety laws? Do you know how to properly prepare you building for an inspection? By following a simple checklist, you can ensure your building is safe from fire and that you are ready for your next fire...
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