Fire Protection Blog

January 7, 2020
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Top 5 Warehouse Fire Protection Services and Tips

Winter brings fun and festivities with the holidays, which for warehouses means increased inventory and increased fire risk. The holiday season is hectic and busy for warehouses, but you should not let your fire protection fall through the cracks. Preventing fires and protecting your property from the costly and dangerous effects of fires is of utmost importance. Increased use of heat during the winter months, unusual staffing schedules, frozen pipes, and increased inventory and waste are all circumstances that put […]
November 20, 2019
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Attention to Prevention: Fire Protection Services for Nursing Homes

When nursing home fires occur, there is often a higher casualty rate than fire emergencies in other facilities or homes. Marco Protection Systems, LLC wants to bring attention to fire protection services for nursing homes. What are the Common Causes of Nursing Home Fires? The first step to fire prevention is awareness. Develop your plan with a qualified fire and safety expert. Educate your staff on the risks throughout your facility and the precautions they can take to stay safe. […]
October 9, 2019

OSHA Fire Safety for Commercial Buildings

Commercial buildings must abide by a set of fire safety regulations stipulated by OSHA. These regulations are set in place to protect the safety of residents, customers, the general public, and of course any fire officers. When picking a commercial fire alarm system or setting up a commercial fire safety equipment installation, it’s important to keep these OSHA regulations in mind. Installation and Maintenance of a Commercial Fire Alarm System OSHA has developed a set a regulations regarding the function […]
September 19, 2019
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What is the Difference Between Fire Protection and Fire Prevention?

If you own a home or business you know how devastating a fire can be. Not only do fires reduce profits by damaging property and increasing down-time, but they are a serious safety risk for you and others. Although not all fires can be prevented, there are measures you can take to improve safety and reduce fire hazards for your property. If you are going to safeguard your property from the dangerous and financially crippling effects of fires, you need […]