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HAPPY THANKSGIVING

Things you never knew about Turkey Day: The first Thanksgiving was celebrated in 1621 over a three day harvest festival. It included 50 Pilgrims, 90 Wampanoag Indians, and lasted three days. It is believed by historians that only five women were present. Turkey wasn’t on the menu at the first Thanksgiving. Venison, duck, goose, oysters, Read more…

A CHARITABLE OUTREACH

Because we care. PREVENT has strong ties with and deeply respects the men and women who have bravely served and sacrificed in military service. Accordingly, we have created the PREVENT FOUNDATION with the express purpose of giving back to and serving this community. Asked about the impetus of this charitable program, CEO Dennis Cohan said, Read more…

HALLOWEEN 2019 IN ARIZONA

HALLOWEEN HAPPENINGS Halloween is furreal in our AZ office – complete with guard dogs Titan and Norma Jean (Beethoven was on PTO, and Clancy and Carlos were unaccounted for). Arizona staffers: Ryan and Joe from our film studio. Eileen and Kacy in our marketing department, and Kermit of course!

JON PITCOCK – NEW CERTIFICATION

PREVENT PEOPLE NorCal Superintendent and all-around door guru Jon Pitcock has recently added another certification to his list of credentials. The CFDAI – Certified Fire & Egress Door Assembly Inspector – is an advanced certification issued by the Door Hardware Insitute. The newly updated DAI600 curriculum is focused on understanding the role and responsibilities of Read more…

KEEPING HAZARDOUS SAFE

Keeping your facility’s hazardous areas compliant is essential for any healthcare facility. Like all fire barriers, hazardous rooms must be held to the standards outlined in NFPA 80, the book of codes that details specifications for fire barriers. However, with these areas, there is an additional layer of complexity – knowing which of your rooms Read more…