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Sprinkler System Saves Warehouse

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ELYSBURG — An Elysburg business was saved Tuesday morning thanks to a sprinkler system that worked to perfection, according to Elysburg Fire Chief Dennis Kroh. Polar Tech, which manufactures packaging materials, ice packs and shipping containers, was the scene of a Tuesday morning fire that saw more than 75 firefighters […]

March 14, 2017

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Fire Sprinklers Belong in Homes

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Re “She lost 6 in fire, urges Christmas tree safety,” Dec. 20 article: As a member of the Board of Directors of Common Voices, Sher Grogg’s fire safety message is a great gift during this Christmas season. Read the full story

March 14, 2017

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Fire Doused at Department Store

fire doused at department store

A fire at Macy’s in Concord Mall caused an estimated $150,000 in damages Thursday afternoon, according to fire officials. The blaze was reported shortly after 3 p.m. at the mall on Concord Pike in Brandywine Hundred, said Assistant State Fire Marshal Michael G. Chionchio in a press release. Read the full story

March 14, 2017

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41st Annual NFSA NJ Chapter Golf Outing

This year’s event will be held Thursday, June 8th, at the well-manicured Beaver Brook Country Club in Annandale, New Jersey. Registration begins at 11:30am, with tee-off at 1pm. The cost for this event is only $195 (if signed up before 5/19/17). This price includes entry into all events, 18 holes […]

January 30, 2017

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NJ.com Expose on Sprinklers

Building a new home is a big endeavor. You want to pick the right kitchen cabinets and countertops, the right lighting fixtures, the right flooring. But one option isn’t readily available: a fire suppression system. Interior sprinklers. Fire sprinklers can suppress and often extinguish a fire, reducing heat, smoke, and […]

November 2, 2016

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Local Fire Chief on NFSAB: “I’m Glad They’re Here.”

UNION, NJ—Township of Union firefighters were on hand Tuesday with representatives from the National Fire Sprinkler Association in partnership with the NJ Firefighter’s Mutual Benevolent Association (NJFMBA) for a side-by-side live burn demonstration at fire headquarters. Read the full story

November 2, 2016

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NJ Herald: Hampton Elementary Students Learn Lessons in Fire Safety

HAMPTON—According to the National Fire Protection Association, three of every five home fire deaths in the United States result from fires in homes with no smoke alarms or no working alarms. This year during Fire Prevention Week, Oct. 9–15, the association is promoting the theme “Don’t Wait—Check the Date! Replace […]

November 2, 2016

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