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5 Fire Safety Myths Everyone Should Know

dreamcatcher 5 Fire Safety Myths Everyone Should Know Whether you are a homeowner, business owner or a consumer, there are fire safety myths out there that put you at risk. When you fully understand Chicago fire safety, what to believe and what not to believe, you are safer. By reviewing the myths below, you can avoid an accident or even death in the event of a fire. Caring for yourself as well as your property ensures you can be safe no matter what. All Sprinklers Work All the Time Sprinklers provide property protection and lifesaving benefits. A building with sprinklers will...
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Fire Safety Tips for Your Apartment

apartment Fire Safety Tips for Your Apartment Keeping your family safe in your apartment is more than just locking the doors and windows. There’s fire safety in Chicago tips that you need to keep in mind to help keep your family and your apartment safe should a fire break out. Keep these tips close by and also share them with your family as you prepare your home for the holidays. Use Surge Protectors One simple step that can keep your home safe is by installing surge protectors for your electronics. This will help you to keep multiple units such as your...
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Fire Extinguishers and What You Should Know

extinguisher Fire Extinguishers and What You Should Know As a part of a condo board or just as a property owner in Chicago, you need to know a few things about fire extinguishers. These are a critical part of your fire safety in Chicago and you need to be prepared with the right equipment. There are many factors that go in to choosing the proper extinguisher, making sure that you are in compliance with the laws, as well as protecting your residents. Here are a few things to keep in mind when it comes to fire extinguishers in your condo in...
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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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Spring is Here! Time to Practice Your Fire Safety Tips!

springtime trees Spring is Here! Time to Practice Your Fire Safety Tips! With spring in full swing, you need to make sure that your family is safe in your rental apartment. One way to do that is by practicing your fire safety tips that you should always have in place. Whether you’re getting ready for a spring BBQ or you’re simply reminding your family of what fire safety in Chicago means, here are a few tips to remember. Practice your exit strategy – No one wants to ever consider that a fire may break out in their building. However, it can and...
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