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2013-12-13 23:01:09

New duct work offers many benefits. New York, NY (PRWEB) December 13, 2013 Master Fire Prevention Systems has announced it will now be providing a different type of stainless steel duct work. Recent legislation in New York State has required a different type of stainless steel duct work with less maintenance, and less labor to install it. The new line of stainless steel duct work is UL-listed and ETL-listed, and New York Fire Department approved. Basically, UL and ETL are stamps of...

2013-12-13 16:24:50

OTTAWA, Dec. 13, 2013 /CNW/ - This week in Ottawa, the Cement Association of Canada announced the debut of a national campaign to fight changes to the national building code that would put Canadians at risk. Within hours, those who promote six story wood buildings responded, claiming that "health and safety remain top priorities for the wood industry". Michael McSweeney, President and CEO of the Cement Association of Canada, dismissed this response as defensive and disingenuous....

2013-12-12 23:02:31

The United States sees an increase in residential fires during the holidays. National home safety and security company Protect America offers preventative tips. Austin, Texas (PRWEB) December 12, 2013 Home security giant Protect America advises homeowners to beware holiday fires this winter. The company specializes in wireless safety technology and aims to help lower this year’s incidents of holiday house fires by promoting fire safety awareness. According to the National Fire...

2013-12-12 12:28:03

OTTAWA, Dec. 12, 2013 /CNW/ - Today in Ottawa, the Cement Association of Canada (CAC) held a press conference to demand that the changes proposed for the next edition of the National Building Code of Canada (NBCC) be significantly improved to provide better safety for all Canadians. Over the past two months and until December 23, the Canadian Commission on Building and Fire Codes (CCBFC) has been conducting its public review of proposed changes to the 2010 NBCC, the model...

2013-12-10 08:26:02

From Preventing Fires to Child-Proof Decorating, Public Safety Leaders Offer Free eBook and Checklist to Ensure Fun, Safe Holidays FRAMINGHAM, Mass., Dec. 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The holiday season is a time of festivities and celebrations, yet, each year there are tragic reports ranging from house fires to burglaries that could have been avoided with preparation. With this in mind, the experts from Rave Mobile Safety, creators of the acclaimed public safety service Smart911, are celebrating...

2013-12-09 20:23:33

Late winter wildfires illustrate the changing and growing need for fire security in California, making the experienced team at FPG, Inc. more essential than ever. LOS ANGELES, Dec. 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- At Fire Protection Group, Inc., you'll find a team with incredible skill at servicing and installing fire alarm systems throughout Southern California. Their team has over 200 years of combined experience providing emergency necessities like fire sprinkler systems for projects that...

2013-12-03 12:21:48

Burner contracted to provide additional Fire Safety and Control Services HOUSTON, Texas, Dec. 3, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Following the 2011 contract award from ExxonMobile, on behalf of the Marine Well Containment Company (MWCC), Burner Fire Control's agreement has been extended to design and supply additional Fire Safety Control equipment and services to all MWCC members in the event of a well incident in the deepwater Gulf of Mexico. (Photo:...

2013-11-28 16:21:27

Now that the turkey is digesting, it's time to look forward. This is one of the most dangerous times of the year for house fires.(1) As you deck your halls keep these tips in mind. SARASOTA, Fla., Nov. 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- For many the time after Thanksgiving is filled with parties, entertaining and decorating. Data from the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) shows with the holidays also come an increase in home fires. The most common causes involve cooking, Christmas trees,...

2013-11-27 08:21:51

NORTHBROOK, Ill., Nov. 27, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The following is a notification from UL that the Fire Foam Liquid Concentrate identified below is not UL Certified... The Fire Foam Liquid Concentrate has not been evaluated by UL to the appropriate Standards for Safety and it is unknown if the Fire Foam Liquid Concentrate complies with any safety requirements. Name of Product: Aqueous Film Forming Foam Concentrate, 3% AFFF Manufactured by: Zener Chemical FZCO Identification: On...

2013-11-26 23:02:18

To close 2013, Zari Consulting Group wraps up 3 projects, including fire code consulting on an expansion project for the University of Nebraska. Petaluma, California (PRWEB) November 26, 2013 At the close of 2013, Zari Consulting Group, a building code consulting and fire protection engineering firm, announces the completion of three high profile clients, including expansion for the University of Nebraska, building code improvement for 10th and Market, and clean agency system design for...