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How Important is Fire Extinguisher Maintenance?

Most people don’t really think about or pay attention to their fire extinguisher until they really need it. However, that’s the worst time to pick it up only to realize that the extinguisher is not working properly. The law (thankfully) requires that commercial and public facilities have fire extinguisher maintenance done on a yearly basis. After all, fire...
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Security Systems: Protection Against Theft for Small Businesses

As a small business owner, you have worked entirely too hard to let your business end up a victim of fraud and theft. Losses from theft can be one of the biggest reasons that your business struggles. Do not wait until it is too late to invest in protection for your business and your future. It...
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Top 3 Business Fire Protection and Prevention Tips

As a business owner, it is your top priority to maintain a safe working environment for your employees. One of the most vital parts of fire prevention is actually understanding the fire hazards within this working environment and having a proper fire prevention plan in place to handle them. Below are the top three tips for...
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Fire Protection Strategies for Healthcare Facilities

It may seem surprising, but one of the most stressful and significant components of healthcare facility management is fire safety. There is absolutely no room for error as patient safety is the number one priority. The National Fire Protection Association, or NFPA, found that between the years of 2007 to 2011, there were approximately 2,600 fires...
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Hosting Video Surveillance in the Cloud

There are myths surrounding IP or cloud-based video surveillance that can make business owners feel that they are unsafe or unrealistic for their company. Many people believe that cloud video is too expensive, lacking in security, or even too complex to install. In reality, these ideas couldn’t be further from the truth. Cloud video hosting...
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Choosing the Right Security Cameras

A study conducted by the University of North Carolina found that mere indicators of increased security at a home or office, such as security cameras and video surveillance equipment, can deter burglars. Video surveillance enhances security systems in many ways, as they allow you to monitor multiple rooms in your home or office in...
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Fire Protection: The Types of Commercial Fire Alarm Systems

As a business owner, you need to be aware of all aspects of your fire protection system in your building. Whether you’re upgrading an existing system or need to have new fire alarms installed, it is important that you understand the different types of fire alarms that are available. There are two different categories of fire...
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