Why Does Fire Safety Training Matter

Fire safety technicians play a crucial role in protecting lives and property by ensuring that fire protection systems are properly installed, maintained, and inspected. However, becoming a proficient fire safety technician requires more than just technical know-how—it also involves adhering to stringent regulations and standards set forth by regulatory authorities and industry organizations.  Regulatory Framework: […]

Breaking Down NFPA80: Fire & Smoke Damper Inspections

The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) and the International Building and Fire Codes require regular maintenance of fire and smoke dampers. Authorities Having Jurisdiction (AHJ’s) such as the Joint Commission, fire marshals and insurance risk auditors enforce these requirements. In recent years, multiple municipalities have passed legislation that details the requirements of what it means to be a […]