Monthly Archives: March 2014

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Posted in Miscellaneous

Please verify inspection with your technician.

Mistakes happen.  Please ask your tech to verify with you that your system is in working condition and placed back in service.  This was found today during a site survey.  This system was inspected and tagged in Jan 2014.  The

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Posted in Kitchen Hood Suppression, Life Safety, Miscellaneous

KCTV5 Exposes The 9-Volt Battery Fire Danger

Originally posted on EHS Safety News America:
GRANDVIEW, MO (KCTV) – For the past week, one particular video has been lighting up social media, warning of improperly stored 9-volt batteries sparking devastating house fires. The clip, first posted on the…

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Posted in Life Safety, Miscellaneous

I SEE A LOT OF FIRE EXTINGUISHERS WITH “ABC” ON THEIR LABEL.

Originally posted on theinsuranceguru:
  I see a lot of fire extinguishers with “ABC” on their labels; does this mean they can extinguish these 3 classes of fires? Yes but the hazard you wish to protect should be taken into…

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Posted in Life Safety, Miscellaneous, Portable Fire Extinguishers

UL-300 and what in the heck is it and why you need to properly maintain it.

Originally posted on theinsuranceguru:
  What is UL-300? UL-300 is the standard for the Testing of Fire Extinguishing Systems for Protection of Restaurant Cooking Areas effective since November 21, 1994. Since that date, all restaurant fire suppression systems manufactured must…

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Posted in Kitchen Hood Suppression, Life Safety, Miscellaneous

Daylight Savings Time

Just a reminder.  We rolled the clocks forward last night so it is time to replace those smoke detector batteries and test your detectors.

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Posted in Fire Alarm, Life Safety, Miscellaneous

Fire safety for spray booths and rooms

Veterans Fire Protection sells, installs, and services spray booth fire suppression systems. Contact us for a complimentary site visit to discuss how we can partner with you on your fire protection needs.

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Posted in Industrial Suppression Systems, Life Safety, Miscellaneous