Warehouse Fire Sprinkler Codes and Impact on Storage Racks

By |2018-02-16T14:22:12-07:00February 16th, 2018|Categories: Safety, Uncategorized|

Presentation by Gary Smith with DACS on Warehouse Fire Sprinkler Codes and Impact on Storage Racks. Download Presentation Abstract Warehouse fire statistics and insurance losses will set background for discussion. Pertinent national codes and standards will be identified for use in designing of sprinkler protection along with the [...]

Flue Guard – Recognized in Orange County’s High-Piled Storage Guidelines

By |2017-06-13T20:49:48-07:00May 26th, 2017|Categories: Flue Guard, Safety, Uncategorized|

As testing and research continues to shed light on how flue spaces affect warehouse fires, there is overwhelming evidence indicating that flue space dividers play a significant role in warehouse and pallet rack fire protection. Today, more counties throughout the US are beginning to adopt both transverse and longitudinal flue space protection in pallet rack systems. [...]

Pallet Push Through – A risk not worth taking!

By |2017-06-13T20:49:48-07:00April 29th, 2017|Categories: Flue Guard, Safety|

Maintaining ample and consistent flue space in a warehouse environment is critical for fire safety, preserving inventory from being damage, and the safety of warehouse personnel. Often times pallet push through is one of the leading causes of blockage and potential for catastrophic accidents.  The video to the right illustrates what can happen, and what [...]