The NFPA issued a report on office property structure fires that compiled data from 2007-2011 to determine what the leading cause of these fires was and what kinds of fires caused the most property damage. According to the report, businesses… Read More
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Why Should You Integrate Your Security Systems With Your Fire Safety Systems?
Commercial buildings are required to be outfitted with appropriate fire safety systems, and many of them choose to implement appropriate security systems in order to prevent problems like theft or unauthorized access. The great thing about modern systems is that… Read More
Preparing for the New School Year
It’s almost time for school to be back in session, which means all of the important systems in place will be needing maintenance and repairs after being barren for 3 months of summer. A mass influx of bodies between teachers,… Read More
Improve Campus Fire Security
A college or university campus hosts thousands of people on an almost daily basis, making it difficult to prepare everyone for appropriate fire safety protocols. While most fires begin in the dorms, a fire can begin anywhere and it’s important… Read More
Why Automatic Fire Sprinklers Are Essential For Your Property
Automatic fire sprinklers are necessary because not having the proper equipment during a fire is way too risky. Any way to minimize jeopardizing your entire business and livelihood is worth considering. Here is why automatic fire sprinklers are essential for… Read More
Inspecting A Fire Sprinkler System
ARK Systems is proud to offer sprinkler maintenance and testing services. Click here to learn exactly what a sprinkler system inspection is.
Why You Should Consider Aspirating Smoke Detection
Aspirating Smoke Detectors are technologically advanced, highly sensitive tools that prevent fires in their earliest stages. Rather than waiting for the smoke to fill up a room, then sounding off as it reaches the detector, these systems are constantly testing the air for smoke particles. If your business stores crucial data, or your facilities have high ceilings such as those in a warehouse, please read more to find out if ASD is the right choice for you.
Fire Safety: How to Focus on It Amidst Campus Upheaval
Every campus needs to balance the needs of its stakeholders with common sense. With no end in sight to the COVID-19 pandemic, this crisis has made the security of all campuses even more of a priority. After all, keeping unwanted… Read More
Designing Fire Evacuation Plans for Your Business
One of the best ways to keep your employees safe is to have a reliable fire evacuation plan. If running drills every month can benefit schools, then the same principle should apply for your office or retail location. Here is… Read More
More Information about School Security and Fire Safety
It’s true that keeping schools secure must take precedence over many other concerns. However, those concerns can’t be ignored. After all, schools at all levels are duty bound to keeping everyone safe from internal problems, potential external threats, and unpredictable… Read More