Latest Fire protection Stories

2013-09-03 23:00:17

SFPE releases infographic on pathways to become a fire protection engineer. Bethesda, MD (PRWEB) September 04, 2013 Fire is a danger that can impact entire communities. For example, each year in the United States more than 3,000 people die, thousands are injured, and billions of dollars are lost as a result of fire. To combat these significant losses, fire protection engineers are using science and technology to make our world safer from fire. Fire protection engineers work for an...

2013-08-22 23:00:17

Boston brings over 18 years of experience at leading associations in the engineering and construction fields to SFPE. Bethesda, MD (PRWEB) August 23, 2013 The Society of Fire Protection Engineers (SFPE) has announced the appointment of Nicole Testa Boston as its fifth executive director. Boston will assume her duties at SFPE on October 7, 2013. Boston is currently deputy director at Fiatech, an industry led-consortium based at the University of Texas at Austin. Fiatech helps deploy...

2013-08-19 23:02:20

U.S. Smoke & Fire commissions smoke partitions at new Novartis Oncology office building in East Hanover, New Jersey. East Hanover, NJ (PRWEB) August 19, 2013 U.S. Smoke & Fire, A Division of CYSA Development, has installed more than 4,000 square feet of automatic smoke partitions at a new Novartis Oncology office building at a corporate campus in East Hanover, New Jersey. Rafael Vinoly Architects PC, located in nearby New York City, is the architect of record. Their unique design...

2013-06-29 23:03:56

Buffalo, N.Y. area safety products company has recently launched a new version of their website. Fireline 520, LLC, parent company of Butterfly Safety Products, revamped their online presence to attract new customers. Buffalo, New York (PRWEB) June 29, 2013 Fireline 520, LLC launches a new and improved website, http://www.fireline520.com. Fireline 520, LLC, parent company of Butterfly Safety Products, operates in most major U.S. cities, including the nation’s three chief metropolitan...

2013-06-18 23:20:40

Superb Safety Supports National Safety Month with Free Color Guide of Leading Manufacturers Products for Fire Safety Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) June 18, 2013 SUPERB SAFETY, Inc., http://superbsafety.com, a leading provider of the latest and highest quality of Industrial & Personal safety products on the market today, announces the release of a customized Complimentary Fire Safety Guide featuring Leading Manufacturers products to support June as National Safety Month. This beautiful,...

2013-06-14 23:15:20

Kitchen and cooking-related fires are the most common type of fires that occurs throughout the country. The home alarm and safety professionals at AlarmSystemReport.com created a list of tips to help avoid potential disasters from occurring in the kitchen. Baltimore, MD (PRWEB) June 14, 2013 Kitchen and cooking fires are one of the most common types of fires that occur throughout the country each year, and they lead to significant damage, injury and even death in many circumstances. Despite...

Word of the Day
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'