The Harrington Group

Home Heating Safety

Posted on Thursday, October 20th, 2016

The weather is certainly starting to cool off and though it’s a little early right now, it will soon be time to break out those space heaters! Let’s talk about keeping your home warm and comfortable during the fall and winter months without putting yourself and your family at risk. According to the National Fire

Fire Protection System Impairments – What You Need to Know

Posted on Thursday, October 13th, 2016

Fire protection systems, including detection and alarm systems, water supplies, automatic sprinkler systems, and special fire extinguishing systems, are considered impaired any time the system(s) are out of service, either partially or wholly, planned or unplanned. An impairment is any condition that affects the ability of the equipment to detect, control, or suppress a fire

Perfect Partnership: NFPA Makes Generous Gift to Phoenix Society for Burn Survivors on Behalf of its Volunteers

Posted on Thursday, October 6th, 2016

We all enjoy receiving a gift, right? It’s nice to feel appreciated and, if we’re lucky, it’s something useful. But at the end of the day, do you really need another engraved paperweight on your desk, or another little gold pin for your lapel? This year, rather than sending out individual gifts to its volunteers,

Don’t Wait: Check the Date! Replace Smoke Alarms Every 10 Years!

Posted on Thursday, September 29th, 2016

Earlier this year, the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) announced the 2016 theme for Fire Prevention Week, “Don’t Wait: Check the Date! Replace Smoke Alarms Every 10 Years”. The focus on smoke alarm replacement comes as the result of a recent survey conducted by NFPA, which showed that only a small percentage of people know

Jim Rucci – Invaluable to HGI’s Early and Continued Success

Posted on Thursday, September 22nd, 2016

By Jeff Harrington Jim Rucci is the most trustworthy, hardest working, selfless individual I have ever known and has been a good friend since our college days together. These facts came in handy back in the late 1980s as I was getting Harrington Group, Inc. off the ground and was beginning to actually fly her.