Fire Protection Blog

March 1, 2019
Marco's Fire Protection team

OSHA Fire Alarm Violations and How to Avoid Them

Along with having several requirements related to sprinkler systems and fire extinguishers, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has a number of regulations related to fire alarms as well. At their core, these regulations are geared at ensuring that an alarm system will properly alert individuals in the event of a fire and encourage people to leave a dangerous situation. However, failure to comply with OSHA’s fire alarm regulations can cause a facility to fail their fire safety inspection […]
February 6, 2019

OSHA Fire Extinguisher Violations and How to Avoid Them

  The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) requires compliance with a number of standards to ensure facilities are protected in the event of a fire. As a result, it’s no surprise that many of these regulations pertain to portable fire extinguishers. What many people don’t always realize, however, is that OSHA compels facilities to do more than simply keep fire extinguishers on the premises. There are other expectations in place when it comes to maintenance or storage, as well […]
May 11, 2018

Marco Fire Career Fair

Wednesday, May 30 11a–1p & 4p–7p Hiring Technicians! Entry level → Experienced No experience necessary: We provide on-the-job and instructor-led training Excellent Medical, Dental, Vision & Additional Voluntary Benefits Competitive 401k Match Personal Time Off (PTO) and 8 Paid Holidays Per Year Bring your resume for on-the-spot interviews!  
March 8, 2017

Marco moves to new location

Marco has moved to a 20k sf flex facility in East Caln Township, Downingtown, PA. The new facility boasts 6000 sf ft of new office space, (2) separate conference rooms, a 40’ X 60’ training center soon to be complete with functional sprinkler risers, fire alarm systems and specialty suppression systems, and a 14,000 sf shop for servicing and recharging fire extinguisher and system cylinders. The move doubles the square footage of the prior company, and positions MPS, LLC for […]