Author: USA Fire Protection

Quick Response Sprinkler Testing

Quick Response Sprinkler Testing In the mid-1990s, a groundbreaking type of fire sprinkler was introduced into the industry: the quick response (QR) fire sprinkler. In fact, in 1996, the NFPA 13 standard began requiring quick response or other fast-response fire sprinklers in new systems installed in light-hazard occupancies. These sprinklers, sometimes referred to as fast response sprinklers, […]

Environmental Impact of Fire Sprinklers

  Environmental Benefits of Fire Sprinklers Fire Sprinklers are widely recognized for their role in protecting people and property from fire. However, did you know that fire sprinklers can help protect the environment as well? In 2010, experts at FM Global and the Home Fire Sprinkler Coalition conducted an experimental study to quantify the environmental impact […]

Inspections, Testing, and Maintenance

Inspections, Testing, and Maintenance Services USA Fire Protection has the tools and experience to carry out all inspection, testing, and maintenance procedures. Whether it’s a simple wet system, fire alarm, or a complex clean agent or pre-action system, our team of experienced and highly trained inspectors knows what to look for in your fire safety […]

Fire Extinguisher Services

Fire Extinguisher Services We protect and service what matters most in your world. Whether that’s your office, investment property, or shop full of employees, USA Fire Protection is here to meet all your fire extinguisher needs. WHAT WE OFFER Please contact us today about how we can protect your home or business from fire.

Fire Alarm Services

Fire Alarm Services USA Fire Protection has the tools and experience to meet all of your fire alarm needs. By investing in a great fire alarm system upfront and choosing the right service provider, you can help protect people and property from fire. WHAT WE OFFER Please contact us today about how we can protect your home […]

Fire Sprinkler Services

Fire Sprinkler Services We protect and service what matters most in your world. Whether your property is a hospital, data center, high-rise, or single-family home, USA Fire Protection will find the right fire sprinkler system for your needs. WHAT WE OFFER Please contact us today about how we can protect your home or business from fire.

National Burn Awareness Week

National Burn Awareness Week National Burn Awareness Week is recognized during the first full week of February each year. This week is dedicated to raising awareness and educating the public about the prevention and treatment of burn injuries. This year, the theme of Burn Awareness Week is Preventing Flammable Liquid Burn Injuries. Flammable liquids are […]

Updated Fire Sprinkler Contractor and Inspector Licensing Rules

Updated Fire Sprinkler Contractor and Inspector Licensing Rules Are Now in Effect The Office of the Illinois State Fire Marshal (OSFM) has adopted the updated Fire Sprinkler Contractor and Inspector Licensing Rules (41. Ill. Adm. Code 109). This statute is now in effect and requires that all fire sprinkler inspection staff be licensed after January […]

Buy or Build with Fire Sprinklers in 2024

New Year, New Home? Buy or Build with Fire Sprinklers in 2024 From career changes to lifestyle alterations to the need for a larger or smaller home, many may consider moving at some point in 2024. Whether you choose to buy an existing home or opt for a new construction home, a fire sprinkler system […]

Lithium-ion Battery Fire Safety

Lithium-ion Battery Fire Safety From electric vehicles to toys, the demand for lithium-ion batteries is growing. Check out the graph below to see the exponential growth of these batteries from 2016 to 2022.      IEA, Overall supply and demand of lithium for batteries by sector, 2016-2022, IEA, Paris https://www.iea.org/data-and-statistics/charts/overall-supply-and-demand-of-lithium-for-batteries-by-sector-2016-2022, IEA. Licence: CC BY 4.0 While […]