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2009-10-27 12:00:00

NORTHBROOK, Ill., Oct. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Underwriters Laboratories (UL) and the Phoenix Fire Department are pleased to announce Mr.

2009-10-08 05:55:00

ARLINGTON, Va., Oct. 8 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --The U.S.

2009-10-05 07:00:00

PELLA, Iowa, Oct. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- As temperatures drop and families spend more time in-doors, statistics prove that there is an increase in home fires, with December and January being the peak months.

2009-10-05 05:13:00

NORTHBROOK, Ill., Oct. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Everyday household routines - such as boiling water for the family dinner, giving your child a bath or leaving burning candles within reach of a child - can potentially cause burns to you or your child if not done safely.

2009-09-29 08:00:00

UL-listed Fire-Link II in-suite alarm extension dramatically improves safety and reduces cost of retrofitting buildings to meet code requirements KELOWNA, BC, Sept.

2009-08-26 17:14:00

MONTEREY, Calif., Aug. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Western-region insurer CIG (Capital Insurance Group) -- www.ciginsurance.com -- announced today that the company will be an official sponsor of Los Angeles Magazine's Summer Send-Off, to be held Sept. 3 at The Grove Shopping Center from 4-7 p.m.

2009-07-13 07:30:00

BEIJING, July 13 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- China Fire & Security Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: CFSG) ("China Fire" or "the Company"), a leading total solution provider of industrial fire protection systems in China, today announced that three of its linear heat detectors ("LHD") have passed the Underwriters Laboratories ("UL") laboratory test and were awarded UL Certifications. China Fire's three products that were tested and certified by UL were its: Nonrestorable Fixed-Temperature Line-Type Heat...

2008-12-03 11:19:00

NORTHBROOK, Ill., Dec. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Festive lights, ornamented trees, candles and other in-home decorations are not the only indicators that the holidays are upon us.

2008-12-03 12:46:00

The holiday season is one of the most beautiful and joyous times of the year, but with the increase in home cooking and electricity usage during these weeks, there is also an increased risk of home fires. According to the U.S.

Word of the Day
  • Withering but not falling off, as a blossom that persists on a twig after flowering.
The word 'marcescent' comes from a Latin word meaning 'to wither'.