FLASHPOINT - THE FIREFIGHTER BLOG

The History and Evolution of Fire Protection Systems

The History and Evolution of Fire Protection Systems

Flickering flame, the first beacon of humanity's ingenuity and communal living, was a double-edged sword. On one hand, it provided warmth and protection from wildlife, fostering an environment where hunter-gatherers could share stories and sustain the ancient fires of...

The Benefits of Sprinkler Systems in Commercial Buildings

The Benefits of Sprinkler Systems in Commercial Buildings

Ensuring the safety of individuals and property within commercial buildings is a paramount concern for property managers, business owners, and anyone responsible for the design of the building. Among the various technologies available, sprinkler systems stand as...

Emergency Exit Lighting: Ensuring Safety and Compliance

Emergency Exit Lighting: Ensuring Safety and Compliance

Emergency exit lighting often fades into the background of commercial building design, acknowledged but rarely pondered until it's needed most. Yet, their importance cannot be overstated, especially in moments of heightened risk. As a facility manager, safety...