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Portable Fire Extinguishers 101

Posted on Thursday, July 23rd, 2015

What are the Different Types of Portable Fire Extinguishers Commonly Found in Homes and Where Should You Keep Them? When it comes to small fires, portable fire extinguishers can help save lives and property. But, before you buy or use a fire extinguisher for your home, it is important to know what types are the full article

SFPE’s Chris Jelenewicz on Fire Protection Education and Professional Development

Posted on Thursday, July 16th, 2015

The fire protection engineering industry is evolving, and the folks over at the Society of Fire Protection Engineers (SFPE) are making it a priority to stay on top of what’s changing. We all know that professional development as an engineer goes far beyond a bachelor’s or master’s degree; we chatted with SFPE Senior Manager the full article

Jeff Harrington Receives National Fire Protection Association Committee Service Award

Posted on Thursday, July 9th, 2015

Chicago, Illinois – June 24, 2015 – Harrington Group, Inc. President and CEO, Jeff Harrington, P.E., FSFPE, received the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) Committee Service Award during the 2015 NFPA Conference & Expo in Chicago, Illinois. Committee Service Awards are presented for continuous voluntary service to those in the fire protection industry that the full article

Celebrating Our Nation’s Birthday Safely – Leave the Fireworks to the Professionals

Posted on Thursday, July 2nd, 2015

As we gather with friends and family to celebrate the birth of our nation, it seems like the perfect time to go over firework safety tips. The 4th of July is one of the biggest holidays for fireworks and firework-related injuries. First and foremost, we recommend that the best way to avoid firework-related injuries the full article

Phil Friday Speaks at Cal Poly Fire Protection Engineering Graduate Student Symposium!

Posted on Thursday, June 25th, 2015

Harrington Group is excited to announce that Principal and Senior Fire Protection Engineer, Phil Friday, was the Keynote Lunch Speaker at the 2015 Fire Protection Engineering Student Symposium held on June 11th at California Polytechnic State University in San Luis Obispo, California. Mr. Friday’s presentation was titled, “Fire Protection and Life Safety Challenges in the full article