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Seismic Bracing for BlazeMaster Fire Sprinkler Systems

The Eaton B-Line® series TOLCO™ fig. 76 and 77 branch line restraint system debuted in October at the American Fire Sprinkler Association Convention, and early results show installers have welcomed this new product which is designed and Underwriters Laboratories (UL) listed for both metallic and nonmetallic pipes. The Eaton B-Line series system is engineered to […]

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Keeping Fire Safety Top-of-mind in December

The most festive time of year is also one of the most fire-prone for single-family homes, according to National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) research. While many homeowners may be aware that lighted Christmas trees pose a fire risk, there are other safety concerns with holiday décor. Consider: • One-fifth (20%) of annual home decoration fires […]

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Recruit and Retain the Next Generation

At the 2015 AFSA convention there was a lot of attention focusing around hiring new staff and retaining quality workers in the fire sprinkler industry.  Statistics show that 20% of the skilled workforce will be retiring over the next 5 years, leaving a labor shortage of approximately 1.5 million employees. Graduating high school students need […]

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