Emergency Preparedness

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It’s a well-known fact that the most successful companies are those that build the best partnerships. Nowhere is this truer than choosing a partner to help when a fire, flood, storm or other disaster hits. These unpredictable and catastrophic events damage your property and disrupt operations[...]

Proper Documentation Speeds Casualty Claims

A troubled CEO arrived early at the office that crisp November day. Overnight, a fire had damaged a detached garage that served as the stockroom for her growing mail order gourmet spices business. Fortunately, no one had been hurt in the blaze that destroyed most of one wall. Also fortunately, the[...]

Smart Ways That Facility Managers Prepare for Unexpected Power Outages

Worn machinery, weather events, downed tree limbs, even wild animals contacting transformers can bring commerce to an abrupt halt when they interrupt the flow of electricity. As our vital electrical grid ages, power outages are also becoming increasingly frequent and unpredictable.  That means[...]

Avoid 10 Common Fire Safety Violations in Commercial Buildings

Sparked in an overstuffed rag bin, the 1911 Triangle Shirtwaist Fire in New York City killed 145 workers in just 18 minutes. Multiple factors led to one of the deadliest business disasters in North American history – among them, firefighting ladders could not reach the eighth-floor blaze – but[...]

Know the Seven Frequent Sources of Commercial Water Damage

Commercial building owners and managers are frequently troubled by the many ways that water escapes its confines. Dripping, leaking, soaking, spraying, trickling – water damages right out in the open, or silently behind the scenes. It’s insidious, seeping into the tightest crevices and even[...]