How Today’s Property Managers Are Protecting Their Investments From Fire Hazards

Posted: April 29th, 2023

Fire hazards are undoubtedly one of the greatest threats to any rental property. The damage and loss of life that can accompany fire incidents can be catastrophic. Figures from the National Fire Incident Database (NFID) show that in 2014 there were on average 19,062 structure fires annually, of which 74% were residential, resulting in 170 […]

What You Need to Know About Proper Gas Detection & Monitoring

Posted: April 20th, 2023

Ontario area businesses with a confined space, as determined by the Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety (CCOHS), must conduct atmospheric testing to safeguard their workers. Atmospheric testing includes both gas detection and monitoring for various types of gases. CCOHS regulation 632/05 for confined spaces spells out Ontario businesses’ testing and monitoring requirements. A […]

5 Signs You Need a Better Fire Safety System

Posted: April 15th, 2023

SGI Canada reports a growing number of structural fires in the country citing on average, more than 24,000 structural fires per year. From these fires, there are at least 377 fatalities and more than 3,048 injuries.  In Hamilton, the local newspaper Hamilton Spectator pits 2022 residential structure fires at 323, the highest since 2013. Damages […]

Building Maintenance Facilitators Ask These 10 Top Questions About Safety Procedures

Posted: March 31st, 2023

One of the primary responsibilities for building maintenance facilitators is ensuring a safe working space for building occupants. This is a top priority and one that deserves a good deal of attention. This role requires facilitators to check that there are sufficient safety procedures in place and that they are adhered to, especially as it […]

What to Look for in a Fire & Life Safety Partner

Posted: March 20th, 2023

If you’re an owner or a manager of a commercial property, you may wonder how to choose the right fire safety provider. Look for a partner with the proper credentials and that belongs to the best organizations. They should have extensive experience and offer all of the necessary services for fire and life safety. Credentials […]

How to Spot Fire Hazards in Your Office Building

Posted: March 17th, 2023

Make 2023 the year you take fire hazard detection up to the next level in your office building. When it comes to preventing fires in the workplace and keeping employees and tenants safe, one of the primary means involves checking for potential fire hazards. The majority of accidental fires across Canadian provinces are avoidable. It’s […]

Is Your Building Equipped for Gas Detection?

Posted: March 3rd, 2023

How gas-safe is your building? Gas detection safety should be a top priority for building managers and homeowners. With millions of homes and office spaces across Canada relying on natural gas for energy, the potential for gas leaks is ever-present. This is a major reason why it’s imperative that property managers do all they can […]

What Are Commercial Fire Extinguisher Ratings?

Posted: February 22nd, 2023

Have you ever wondered what the ABCs and 123s that you see on fire extinguishers mean? The proper term for these letters and numbering is fire extinguisher ratings. But just what are they and what’s their significance when choosing a fire extinguisher for your business? Keep reading to find out and also to discover our […]