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Articles and other information related to fire safety equipment and procedures in Illinois.

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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Fire Inspection Preparation: What You Need To Know

winding road Fire Inspection Preparation: What You Need To Know Is your building ready for a fire inspection? At any time, a fire marshal could arrive to inspect your building. It is essential that you make sure your building remains up to code at all times. Do you know how to do this? Are you well-versed in fire inspection preparation? If not, you can easily learn what you need to do to be ready. Your building will remain safe from fires and you will meet the inspection from the fire marshall with flying colors! Fire Department Accessibility When it comes to Chicago...
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Protecting Data Centers from Fire Hazards

computer connections Protecting Data Centers from Fire Hazards When operating a commercial facility, computers are becoming more of a necessity. From industrial workplaces to full-scale data centers, areas where computers are in operation can be a fire hazard. Most companies have no idea that their computers can cause a fire and the result can be deadly. Learning more about how to protect the data center of a business can ensure the facility remains operational, free from fire damage. Class C Fire Protection Systems A data center needs to have fire protection technology in place to ensure the facility will be protected as...
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