Categories for Fire Prevention Plans

Are You Surrounded By Fire Hazards?

March 31, 2023 Published by Leave your thoughts

Whether you live in a rural area or a suburban community, your home and property can be a wildfire hazard. Taking simple steps to make your house more fire resistant will help reduce the likelihood of having to flee your home. Electrical Equipment & Machinery If your business is surrounded by electrical equipment and machinery, it could be a fire hazard. You must ensure that they are well maintained and PAT tested regularly, otherwise they could overheat and cause a fire in your premises. It is important that you and your employees are aware of the hazards posed by certain types... View Article

The Fire Safety Codes Of Georgia

February 28, 2023 Published by Leave your thoughts

The Fire Safety Codes of Georgia are designed to help the public prevent fire and other hazards to people and property in the state of Georgia. These codes are regulated by the Georgia Department of Community Affairs and apply to buildings and other structures in the state of Georgia. The Codes cover a wide range of topics such as smoke detectors, fire extinguishers, sprinkler systems, and fire alarms. This article will highlight some of the important aspects of these codes and explain their importance.  Smoke Detectors  Detectors are an important part of any home fire safety plan. The NFPA recommends... View Article

Top 3 Benefits of Having Portable Fire Extinguishers

August 11, 2022 Published by Leave your thoughts

When it comes to fire safety, one of the most important pieces of equipment is the fire extinguisher. Fire extinguishers are an essential part of any safety plan, and can be the difference between a small fire and a large one. Portable fire extinguishers are especially important, as they can be easily moved to where they are needed most.  Let’s review three main benefits of a fire extinguishers: 1. You Can Easily Move It Portable fire extinguishers can be quickly brought to the scene of a fire. Fires move quickly, and you may not have time to wait for the fire... View Article

What to Do When a Gas Leak Occurs

June 6, 2022 Published by Leave your thoughts

Gas leaks are scary, and they are not uncommon. In homes and buildings that use gas or that have gas lines nearby, a gas leak is possible and can be devastating. There are a few things you can do, however, to help prevent issues and to help keep you and your family safe if there is a gas leak. What to Do When a Gas Leak Occurs The first sign of a gas leak is likely to be the smell of the gas itself. If you are smelling a large amount of gas or if the smell of gas is very... View Article

Follow These Tips to Avoid Electrical Fires at Home

May 9, 2022 Published by Leave your thoughts

Every year there are fires in homes caused by electrical problems. In many cases, these fires could have been prevented if the homeowner had taken a few simple precautions. How do I prevent electrical fires? There are several things you can do to prevent electrical fires. Below are some tips to help you avoid an electrical fire in your home. Check Your Home’s Wiring Regularly Ensure that your home’s wiring is up to date and in good condition. Look for any signs of wear or damage, and have a professional electrician check it out if you’re not sure. If you... View Article