Beautiful Florida has so much to offer – particularly with its year-round temperate climate, access to miles upon miles of breathtaking sandy beaches, and a front row seat to some of the best sunset views on the planet.
Most people are aware of the damage and destruction that can be caused by fire – and because of that, many put at least some type of precautions in place to help with the prevention and/or detection of this type of disaster.
With so much concern over COVID-19 in the past year, people are taking extra safety precautions to help prevent the continued spread of the virus. But as this relatively “new” danger is at the forefront of our minds, it is easy to forget about reducing the risk of other potential dangers such as fire safety.
Since the COVID-19 pandemic began, staying safe is now more important than ever. But while social distancing and wearing masks may help to reduce the spread of germs, they can’t ensure protection against other dangers like fire and theft.
In a world that is full of potential dangers – both seen and unseen – it is more important than ever to reduce as much risk as possible. One of the biggest risks that an employer or multi-unit housing owner can face is fire.
How many times have you tried to make a phone call or send a text message only to learn that your smart phone’s service won’t work in certain areas such as large buildings, subways, or concrete tunnels?
While most people enjoy seeing the lights and other decorations during the holidays, the reality is that some of these items can significantly increase the risk of fire. Regardless of where your property is located and how much space your organization uses, don’t let your company’s holiday cheer go up in smoke.
Anyone who has ever been involved in an emergency knows first-hand that every second is crucial, and that depending on the situation, it could very well become a matter of life and death.
With the prevalence of the California wildfires – and the unprecedented amount of damage they can cause - many institutions nationwide have a renewed sense of keeping their properties, as well as their employees and customers, safe.
Even in the safest of places, unexpected events and emergencies can – and do – happen. So, when each second matters, will you be able to contact help in time?