When a fire breaks out in a tall building, there are a variety of fire safety systems that may or may not be in place that can either help or hinder the firefighters’ efforts to put out the blaze. Thanks to fire safety firm, Fire Protection Group Inc., businesses have access to installation and inspections of all of these crucial elements.
The first and most basic thing that buildings should be equipped with are functioning fire alarm systems. These systems are crucial in alerting all occupants of a building that an evacuation is necessary. It is also important to note that a successful evacuation can help put out a fire quicker if the firefighters can focus all of their efforts on putting out the blaze rather than rescuing people inside.
The second thing that buildings should have are fire sprinkler systems that are expertly designed to contain a fire. While most companies that claim to offer fire protection services really only offer a fire sprinkler inspection, Fire Protection Group Inc. can construct custom systems from design to installation. What is also important when designing one of these systems is ensuring that it has the proper amount of water pressure so that it can quickly deliver the water exactly where it is needed. That is where stand pipes come in. These pipes quickly carry pressurized water to high up floors so that, whatever floor a fire may be on, firefighters have access to the water they need to put it out. These crucial pipes are just one of the many offerings that Fire Protection Group Inc. provides our clients.