30 Important House Fire Prevention Tips

30 Important House Fire Prevention Tips

House fire is a tragic event that I will not even wish my enemy. Believe me, you wouldn’t what to experience it then tell the story later. Did you know there are about 360,000 house fires every year leading to roughly 2,200 deaths? In addition, nearly 11,500 treated fire injuries (2012-2014_Residential_Fire_Loss_Estimates-Final_with_stamp (PDF)  are reported each year….

10 Fire Safety For Kids Tips You Should Teach Your Kids

10 Fire Safety For Kids Tips You Should Teach Your Kids

Fire safety for kids should be considered in every home. Kids are exploratory, they are innocent and with limited knowledge, hence they may do things which can result to fire emergency. This is why every parent should consider “Fire safety for kids”, by drawing out measures to prevent their kids from starting a fire and…

NFPA 1021: Standard for Fire Officer Professional Qualifications

NFPA 1021: Standard for Fire Officer Professional Qualifications

In this we will be talking about NFPA 1021 (Standard for Fire Officer Professional Qualifications). This article will cover the highlight and purpose of the standard as enacted by the NFPA in their official web page. Before we get into the business of the day, let’s have an overview of what NFPA is:   WHAT…

Fire Extinguisher Regulations: OSHA & General Regulation
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Fire Extinguisher Regulations: OSHA & General Regulation

Fire extinguisher regulations are sets are legal requirements that governs the installation, distribution, commissioning and maintenance of fire extinguishers. The article aims to bring to light these regulations. Following these regulations helps maximize the use of fire extinguishers and also enhance compliance to legal requirements. First of all, lets see the OSHA fire extinguisher regulations:…

9 Simple Steps To Carry Out Fire Extinguisher Recharge

9 Simple Steps To Carry Out Fire Extinguisher Recharge

Fire extinguisher recharge is necessary after it has been used. It has been established that fire extinguishers can only be used once, and after that it should be replaced on recharged. Fire extinguisher recharge being more economical has been the option picked by most fire extinguisher users. Fire extinguisher recharge involves refilling the extinguisher with…