A fire risk assessment is the process of evaluating a building from a five prevention perspective. It’s a way of identifying potential risks and learning from the behaviour of the people who live or work in a building, in order to strengthen the building’s defences against fire.
August 30, 2022
While some flame retardants might work brilliantly to protect the exterior of buildings, others are much more suited to improving the fire resistance of soft furnishings. Some are designed with electronic equipment in mind, while others are made to be eco-friendly and non-toxic.
Flame retardants have been used for decades to make products less flammable. They’re now found in all kinds of products, from home furnishings to baby equipment. But over the years, concern has mounted about the effects of these flame retardants on both human health and the environment.
August 29, 2022
A Morgan Hill business owner teamed up with firefighters and volunteers from throughout the Bay Area recently to donate crucial equipment to fire departments in war-torn Ukraine.
August 25, 2022
Volunteers from fire services and departments across the Bay Area on Thursday, Aug. 11, finished loading a 40-foot shipping container with firefighting equipment to be sent to Ukraine.
August 13, 2022
Volunteers from fire services and departments across the Bay Area on Thursday finished loading a 40-foot shipping container with firefighting equipment to be sent to Ukraine.
August 12, 2022
Volunteers and retirees in the fire service were sending off used and excess gear on Thursday. They wanted to provide aid to the firefighters in Ukraine. NTD visited the team as they loaded the truck.
Fireproofing is a key concern for any homeowner. Whether you live in a cosy apartment in the middle of a city or a sprawling estate in the heart of the countryside, the risk of fire is ever present. Thankfully, there are plenty of things that you can do to protect your family and your property, so that if a fire does occur it can easily be extinguished before it causes serious damage.
August 2, 2022
We often see terms such as fire protection and fire prevention used almost interchangeably, but there are some fundamental differences between them. We asked our experts to define the terms for us, outlining what we really mean when we talk about fire protection vs. fire prevention, and why each of these systems is so important in ensuring our safety.
July 30, 2022
We often hear wildfires being reported on in the news, but did you know that fires like these can be quite different? There are in fact three main forms of wildfire, with almost every large fire that we hear about falling into one of these three categories.
July 29, 2022
Wildfires are caused by humans and natural phenomena alike, and they’re now happening in places that had never seen wildfires in the past. So, whether you’re living in an area that’s always been at risk of wildfires or you’re concerned that wildfires might soon affect you, it’s vital that you learn about wildfire mitigation. It could make all the difference.
June 30, 2022
The risk of potential wildfires varies quite considerably in different countries, due to the impact that weather has on how fast or far a wildfire can move. However, climate change has brought the dangers of wildfires to places that had never seen them before, and no one quite knows what the future holds.
If your property is within an area which you know is already at risk of wildfires, or you are concerned that wildfires might soon be a threat to your home, it’s always worth being prepared. Take a look at our top tips on how to protect your home from wildfires and keep your property as safe as it possibly can be.
Homeowners are looking for ways to best protect their property. CBS4 found one on the internet called Komodo and the videos show its product creating a barrier from flames.
May 9, 2022
When it comes to protecting your home or business from the threat of fire, it pays to know your terminology. Take a look at the various products available for fire prevention purposes and you’ll see a number of different terms being used to describe how the products work.
February 16, 2022
KOMODO Fire Systems, Inc. hosts California State Treasurer Fiona Ma at our International Headquarters facility and presents vivid demonstrations of the power and efficacy of KOMODO fire protection, prevention, retardation, and suppression products.
February 15, 2022
A fire retardant can slow or completely stop the spread of fire. With the threat of wildfires on the rise, fire retardant products are relied upon to help protect homes, businesses and lives all over the world.
January 26, 2022
KOMODO Fire Systems, Inc. announce USDA / U.S. Forest Service approval and QPL (Qualified Products List) certifications for its premier KOMODO fire protection, prevention, retardation, and suppression product.
October 15, 2021
KOMODO Fire Systems, Inc. procures and occupies new 55,000+ sq. ft. Corporate Headquarters with expanded R&D Labs, etc.
January 1, 2021