Wednesday, April 29, 2020

Do the Doors in My Secure Facility Comply with 101, Life Safety Code®?


Greg Harrington answers a live audience question from their NFPA Live talk on balancing Life Safety and Security in NFPA 101. Become an NFPA member to see the exclusive videos and ask questions of our technical experts.

Sunday, April 26, 2020

What is Commercial Auto Insurance? | Do I need Business Auto Insurance?


So what is Commercial Auto Insurance? Do I need commercial auto insurance? Who can help me with my commercial auto insurance needs?

Monday, April 20, 2020

Friday, April 17, 2020

Fire Safety Considerations for Hand Sanitizer


With the coronavirus pandemic sweeping the globe, more hand sanitizer is being used and stored than ever before. In this episode of Learn Something New™ by NFPA Journal®, we learn what safety considerations should be made when storing this flammable liquid, especially in large quantities.

Tuesday, April 14, 2020

Fire Extinguishers at Work Video


NFPA®'s acclaimed "Fire Extinguishers at Work" video gives employees the vital skills they need to protect themselves and your facility. Check out this clip from the Video.

Saturday, April 11, 2020

Why Is Business Insurance Necessary? : Business Insurance Tips


Business insurance is necessary for a wide variety of different reasons.

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From day one in 1997, we built First Service to serve small to medium-size construction businesses. Today, thousands of contractors trust First Service for the coverage they need and the service they want.

With us, you get a highly experienced insurance team at the ready when you need it. We are licensed pros who really know construction coverage so we can better serve you. Our entire staff is trained to anticipate the needs of contractors–you will get the support you are looking for. In fact, we guarantee in writing you’ll always get top-level service.

You may expect to pay more for all this, but the contractors we serve happily report their actual costs are lower with us.

Wednesday, April 8, 2020

What Will the Future of Exit Signs Look Like?


Traditional, static exit signs have been a staple in buildings for decades, but some safety experts are beginning to advocate for newer, more dynamic technologies to help us exit buildings safely during emergencies. In this episode of Learn Something New by NFPA Journal®, we explore the new concept of dynamic exit signage.

Sunday, April 5, 2020

Workers Compensation Insurance


Workers’ compensation was actually the first type of social insurance developed widely in the United States. Workers’ compensation is a social insurance program that provides cash benefits and medical care to workers when they suffer injuries or illnesses related to their employment.

Friday, April 3, 2020

4 takeaways from NFPA's infection control standard



As the coronavirus pandemic sweeps the globe, NFPA 1581, Standard on Fire Department Infection Control Program, offers important and timely guidance for keeping first responders safe. In this episode of Learn Something New™ by NFPA Journal®, we examine four key takeaways from the standard.