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2014-01-16 20:22:35

Global Fire Technologies, Inc. is ready to make your residential or commercial property fire safe and legally compliant throughout the New Year LOS ANGELES, Jan. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Fire is and always has been one of mankind's best friends and also, of course, one of its deadliest enemies. Global Fire Technologies, Inc. is the fire protection company Los Angeles and all of Southern California trusts for ensuring that this elemental force of nature does not threaten businesses...

2014-01-08 23:00:12

SFPE announces new members to its Board of Directors for 2014. Bethesda, MD (PRWEB) January 09, 2014 Carl F. Baldassarra, PE, FSFPE, takes the office as president of the Society of Fire Protection Engineers (SFPE) for 2014. Currently, Baldassarra is an executive vice president at Rolf Jensen & Associates’ corporate offices in Chicago, where he has been since 2009. He also served as President of Schirmer (Aon) Engineering Corporation, where he worked for more than 35 years. A 40-year...

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...

2013-12-12 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...

Word of the Day
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.