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2013-03-19 23:04:24

Woodbridge Fireplace Inc. (http://www.woodbridgefp.com), one of Ontario´s leading fireplace retailers and manufacturers of modern gas fireplaces for the home and patio, announces that they have just introduced the addition of “electronic ignition” versions of some of their most popular models of gas fireplaces and gas fireplace inserts. Brampton, Ontario (PRWEB) March 19, 2013 Greater Toronto fireplace store, Woodbridge Fireplace Inc. (http://www.woodbridgefp.com), one of...

2012-10-21 04:04:25

On October 8th, 2012 Herald Online published that the Hearth, Patio & Barbecue Association (HPBA) announced an industry-wide safety initiative for the protection of children and adults from burns resulting from touching glass fronts on gas fireplaces. On May 2nd 2011 a class action suit was filed (case no. 3:11-cv-02146-EDL) in federal court in Oakland contending that owners of Valor fireplaces have suffered economic loss because they will need to install safeguards on the fireplaces to...

2012-06-21 02:29:29

With the increase in popularity of glass-fronted or “direct vent” gas fireplaces has come an alarming increase in the number of small children who have been seriously burned by touching the hot glass. Until very recently, U.S. law allowed the glass to reach the scorching temperature of 500 degrees Fahrenheit (260° C). Human factors/ergonomics researcher Carol Pollack-Nelson, in her upcoming Ergonomics in Design article, “The Burn Hazard Presented by Gas Fireplace...


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