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Articles and other information related to fire safety equipment and procedures in Illinois.
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Chicago Fire Safety Compliance

chicago Chicago Fire Safety Compliance Did you know, that as a board member of a condo association, you can face severe penalties if you fail to comply with Chicago’s fire safety standards? You may feel as though you personally wouldn’t haven’t to deal with it. However, there are even personal ramifications if the building you’re a part of doesn’t have the fire safety standards in place that it is supposed to. Knowing what you need to have in place can be a confusing aspect of the entire process. Laws can change and regulations can change, and you must stay updated on...
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Smoke Detector Safety Tips

smoke Smoke Detector Safety Tips One pivotal piece of fire safety equipment that you should always have in good working order is your smoke detector. Whether you’re the president of an HOA looking to make sure they are installed properly or you’re a home owner, this is for you. Smoke alarms have a huge job. They are there to keep your tenants or your family safe in the event of a fire. If they are not working as they should, tragic consequences can take place. People could lose their lives simply because an inexpensive tool was not properly maintained. To prevent...
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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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