LSS News & Articles

Stay Safe This Memorial Day With These Grilling Fire Safety Tips

With Memorial Day this weekend, we take some time to honor and remember those soldiers who have died while serving in the Country’s armed forces. For many of us, this includes grilling out and enjoying our favorite outdoor activities. However, this means there is an increased risk of grilling fires. According to The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), the top leading causes of home...

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Prevent The Spread Of Bacteria With Commercial Duct Cleaning

The Legionnaires’ disease outbreak in a California state prison is more widespread than expected. Investigations found the bacteria in the water supply at a prison medical facility in Stockton and at two neighboring youth correctional facilities. Therefore, officials have restricted water use throughout the medical facility and neighboring juvenile facility, and are bringing in bottled water....

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Maintain Your Building's Fire And Smoke Barriers With Firestopping

As a facilities manager, you have a lot on your plate, especially when it comes to fire and life safety. One of the best ways to help protect both the integrity of your building and its occupants is through the use of compartmentalizing your facility.

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Know What Fire Doors Are Deficient With A Five Step Fire Door Check

One of the best ways to compartmentalize a facility, while also providing a safe evacuation route for building occupants is the use of fire doors. Fire doors have become an important part of a building’s passive fire protection system. They have a well-thought out design with hundreds of moving parts, which allows them to prevent fire and smoke from spreading throughout the building....

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Requirements For A Building's Fire Safety Plan

As a fire protection services company, we are always emphasizing the importance of maintaining your building’s fire barriers. Not only is it important to eliminate unnecessary property damage, but also to ensure that the building’s occupants will be provided with a safe evacuation route. However, one key aspect that shouldn’t go undocumented is the building’s fire safety plan.

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LSS Holdings Named 2019 Inc.credible Awards Finalist

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Know Where To Focus Your Spring Cleaning With Life Safety Consulting

Goodbye winter blues, hello blue skies. That’s right, spring has sprung, which means it’s time for spring cleaning. Spring cleaning isn’t just a home thing, and can help your work environment feel refreshed and ready for another year. But one area you don’t want to neglect is your facility’s fire and life safety protection systems. Yes, they need some spring cleaning love too!

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How Passive Fire Protection Helps Keep Your Building Fire Prepared

As a facility manager, your fire safety plan must take into account that a great number of people present during a fire will have little to no training on how to quickly and safely respond. Especially in commercial facilities where there is a high percentage of foot traffic. So how can you make sure that your facility is prepared for a fire while keeping your guests safe? The answer is the...

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The Importance of Damper Inspections In Educational Properties

We are constantly reiterating the importance of fire and smoke damper inspections and repairs in healthcare and long term living facilities, but it’s critical to also stress its equal significance for college and university campuses. With dozens of classroom, administrative, recreational, and residential buildings on campus, fire safety preparedness is crucial to all educational properties...

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