Youth Preparedness

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Prepare Your Child for an Emergency It can be difficult to prepare kids for disasters. Especially because they cannot fully understand the severity of disastrous situations. This is why youth preparedness is so important. As week 3’s topic of National Preparedness Month, Ready.gov has some great tips for how to prepare your child for a disaster. Preparing Your Child One … Read More

Emergency Evacuation Plan

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National Preparedness Month In last week’s blog post we talked about how September is National Preparedness Month. This month is sponsored by FEMA and Ready.gov to spread the word about how important it is to be prepared in the event of an emergency. Throughout the month 4 different topics are touched upon; save early for disaster costs, make a plan … Read More

National Preparedness Month

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Be Prepared Not Scared September is National Preparedness Month. This year FEMA and Ready.org has centered the theme around being, “Prepared Not Scared”. This theme focuses on the importance of making sure that you are prepared in the event of an emergency. When you are prepared you are more likely to be less frightened in the event of an emergency. … Read More

Fire and Life Safety on Boats

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Be Safe on the Water Labor Day Weekend is upon us which means that thousands of people will be soaking in the last weekend of summer near the water. Many of these people will be spending their time on boats. It is important when you are on any type of watercraft (boats, wave runners, kayaks, and jet skis) that you … Read More

Fire Dangers in Grow Rooms

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How to Protect Your Grow Room Against Fire In 2019 California’s legal cannabis sales are expected to gross $3.1 billion. This makes California the largest cannabis market in the world. In January of 2018, cannabis sales became legal in California and this has brought an influx of legal cannabis growers to the state. With so many grow rooms popping up … Read More

Fire and Life Safety at Industrial and Manufacturing Properties

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Facts & Statistics Industrial and manufacturing properties include utility, defense, agriculture, and mining properties. Over the last 3 decades there has been a substantial fall in fires that occur at these properties. This means that our industrial and manufacturing properties are becoming safer. But, this does not mean that we can become complacent with our safety at these locations. Because … Read More

Fire and Life Safety in Dorms and Greek Housing

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Be Safe This School Year! August is here which means that millions of college students will be making dorms and Greek housing their home away from home for the better part of the next year. Moving into college housing can be an exhilarating change. But, it is important that you make sure to take all of the necessary safety precautions … Read More

ASD and Fire Alarms

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How to Prepare for a Fire Fire alarms are important elements in fire and life safety systems. They help alert us of fire and ensure that we are able to exit quickly and safely. As protective as fire alarms are they are also loud, bright, and disruptive. This can difficult for everyone to manage with, but it is especially challenging … Read More

Fire and Life Safety in Rural Areas

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How to Protect Your Barns and Chicken Coops Against Fire Rural areas, barns, and chicken coops are three areas where fires can start and spread extremely quickly. Seeing as there is so much land out in these areas it can be difficult for fires to be extinguished quickly. If you live in a rural area, or have a barn or … Read More

Apprenticeship FAQ

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Popular Questions About Fire Alarm and Fire Sprinkler Apprenticeship Programs Last year we released two blog posts about becoming fire alarm and fire sprinkler apprentices. The fire sprinkler apprenticeship post talks about the new California law that requires apprentices, the process on becoming an apprentice, and how you become a journeyman. The fire alarm apprenticeship post talks about the process … Read More