Spring Cleaning can Double as Extra Fire Prevention

Spring Cleaning can Double as Extra Fire Prevention

This spring while you are dusting and wiping down the windows, you should take a few extra steps to think about fire safety in your home. Spring cleaning provides an excellent opportunity to check on your existing equipment and to help eliminate possible threats and fuel to a potential fire.

Fire Extinguishers – What You Need to Know

Fire Extinguishers – What You Need to Know

Here are a few fire extinguisher maintenance tips and recommendations that will help you be better prepared to use this fire safety tool. There are five primary types of fire extinguishers each designed to put out a specific kind of fire.

What Are the Most Common Causes of House Fires?

What Are the Most Common Causes of House Fires?

According to the U.S. Fire Administration, “Winter home fires account for only 8% of the total number of fires in the U.S., but result in 30% of all fire deaths.” Injuring over 16,000 and killing more than 3,000 people each year, the most common causes of house fires can be truly devastating – and preventable.

A Home Fire Escape Plan is Always Important

A Home Fire Escape Plan is Always Important

According to the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), eight out of ten fire-related deaths take place in the home. While smoke detectors and residential sprinkler systems have made considerable strides in fire safety, if and when a fire occurs, you and your...
Safety is a Priority at Brigade!

Safety is a Priority at Brigade!

Brigade’s interest in producing excellence extends to our award-winning safety program. Our OSHA- approved guidelines set an industry standard as far as safety is concerned. We believe safety begins long before materials and manpower arrives on site. Our commitment to...