Month: September 2014

5 Benefits of Photoluminescent Egress Systems

  Whether there is a fire, power outage, or other emergency in your building, safe and efficient evacuation for building occupants is extremely important. A photoluminescent egress system is powered only by the ambient light it absorbs, the markings then re-emit that light, glowing in the dark when the power is out, to mark the Read more…

Mobile Containment Saves Lives

The CDC estimates that 1.7 million patients acquire infections during their stay at a hospital. Of these 1.7 million patients, over 5% of them acquire Healthcare Associated Infections (or HAIs) which can be attributed or connected to construction or maintenance related work being done in the facility; that’s over 85,000 people. These infections increase patient Read more…

Fire Dampers: Fact or Fiction

  When it comes to fire damper inspections, we often are asked the same questions about code requirements and compliance by our customers. This is understandable considering the amount of code referencing these inspections. What exactly NPFA code requires and how you can ensure your compliance is not always clear when it comes to fire Read more…