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May 12, 2015, 16:33 ET

George Saadian and Fire Protection Group Lead the Way in Fire Control Systems

 When it comes to fire safety, control, and protection, selecting the best team comes down to first-hand knowledge, and on the job experience....

May 06, 2015, 18:58 ET

Protecting Your Livelihood with the Right Fire Control Equipment

The outbreak of a fire can be a devastating event with long lasting and long term repercussions. Loss of property, and even loss of life is more...

Apr 29, 2015, 16:12 ET

Standpipes: The Lesser Known Saviors of Fire Protection

 When people imagine firefighters attempting to put out a fire on one of the higher floors of a tall building, they will often picture a fire...

Mar 25, 2015, 19:10 ET

Fire Can Strike Anywhere, Even the Happiest Place on Earth

 Late last month, a small fire reportedly broke out behind It's a Small World, one of the most famous of Disneyland's many attractions....

Mar 18, 2015, 18:52 ET

Daylight Savings Time Tied To Fire Preparedness with "Change Your Clocks, Change Your Batteries" Campaign

 While many know the beginning of March as the time that we set our clocks an hour forward, Fire Protection Group and a plethora of national...

Mar 05, 2015, 16:15 ET

Fire Dangers are Likely to Increase in Southern California and the Only Real Solution is Constant Vigilance, notes Fire Protection Group

 Feeling thirsty? If so, you've got company among a lot of Southwestern plants and animals. It could get worse because a recent NASA climate...

Feb 25, 2015, 13:32 ET

Minimizing Damage and Loss with an Effective First Rate Fire Control System

 Few things are as devastating to life and property as a fire. Left unchecked, a fire has the power and potential to demolish even the most...

Jan 28, 2015, 16:14 ET

Multi-Disciplinary Experience is Key When Designing Fire Protection Systems

 To the average layperson, a fire may seem completely random in the way it spreads and grows. Yet, as with anything, an in-depth understanding...

Jan 26, 2015, 13:03 ET

Fire Protection Group Highlights Fire Response Time and Preparedness Through LAFD Restructuring

 After fielding criticisms of slow response times, the Los Angeles Fire Department announced that it would undergo a geographic restructuring...

Jan 07, 2015, 14:16 ET

Business Disruptions Due to Major Los Angeles Fire Underscores Need For Fire Control and Safety

 As Angelinos continue to follow the saga from the historic December 8th fire that shut down two major freeways while requiring the efforts of...

Jan 02, 2015, 16:11 ET

Historic Downtown Los Angeles Fire is Dramatic Reminder of the Need for Effective Fire Control Systems

 In a new development concerning the colossal December 8th fire that ravaged parts of downtown Los Angeles, officials have concluded that the...

Nov 28, 2014, 17:09 ET

Custom Sprinkler Systems Allow More LA Businesses to Mix Aesthetics with Safety

 When most people think of fire protection sprinkler systems, they envision an array of unsightly metallic cages hanging from the ceiling of a...

Nov 18, 2014, 15:37 ET

It's Not Just Forest Fires; Urban Blazes Remain a Major Threat

 After such an historic and unprecedented California wildfire season, it may be tempting for Angelinos to think chiefly of forest fires when...

Oct 20, 2014, 19:19 ET

Standpipes Demystified by the Experts at Fire Protection Group, Inc.

The International Building Code, International Fire Code, and NFPA 101-Life Safety Code, require standpipe systems based on the use of the building...

Oct 09, 2014, 20:43 ET

Fire Protection Group, Inc. Proves that a Stunning L.A. Skyline and Safety are Compatible

Since 1974, a city fire code rule has been in place in Los Angeles requiring high-rise buildings to have helipads. The idea was to provide an...

Sep 25, 2014, 19:29 ET

Fire Protection Group, Inc. Endorses L.A. Plan to Promote Smoke Alarm Use

 The Los Angeles Daily News reports that the Los Angeles Fire Department and city government is planning to make significant strides toward...

Sep 25, 2014, 13:41 ET

The Worst Fire Conditions Demands the Best Expertise

 Southern California is breaking records, but not in a way anyone would like. A severe drought, three years in the making, is currently...

Aug 21, 2014, 15:50 ET

Inside Information on Reg. 4 Fire Requirements

 As an unprecedented drought continues throughout California, fire safety has never been more important. Intensely dry and hot conditions have...

Aug 13, 2014, 20:40 ET

California State of Emergency Spurs Fire Defense Upgrades Inquiries

 On August 2nd, Governor Jerry Brown announced that California is officially in a state of emergency due to the danger posed by more than a...

Aug 01, 2014, 20:18 ET

Sylmar Condo Fire Reminds of the Importance of Emergency Safety Measures

 This year, the challenges of fire safety have become particularly pronounced in the Los Angeles area, making the commercial fire sprinklers...