Fire Safety During the Holiday Season

Is your business celebrating the holiday season? While decking the halls, be sure that you are still taking the proper safety precautions your business needs to stay safe. The Consumer Product Safety Commission, or the CPSC, estimates that roughly $16 billion in property damage is done every year during the holidays. The main cause cited for these damages is fires, triggered by either electrical, kitchen, or firework mishaps. Stay safe and avoid having to call a fire damage restoration service with these tips: Continue reading “Fire Safety During the Holiday Season”

DAMAGE CONTROL COLLECTS OVER 200 COATS FOR FRIENDS OF THE POOR

damagecontrol_2017coat(EYNON, Penn., Nov. 27, 2017) – Damage Control, Inc., a member company of DKI, North America’s largest disaster restoration contracting organization, announced they collected over 200 new and gently-used coats for their winter coat drive, which ran through November 15, 2017. Continue reading “DAMAGE CONTROL COLLECTS OVER 200 COATS FOR FRIENDS OF THE POOR”

Why Safety Training is Important for all Employees

Safety should always be a priority when on the job. While safety plans are really tailored to what your business does, you should still make an effort to properly train your employees in general workplace safety. Here are a couple reasons why you should sit down with employees and go over safety procedures: Continue reading “Why Safety Training is Important for all Employees”

Why You Should Call Storm Damage Contractors Within the First 24 Hours

After a major storm or weather event occurs, your first goals are to clean up any damage and reopen your business. However, if you don’t take enough time to look at damages or to assess them properly, they can grow into bigger problems. Play it safe rather than sorry, and call storm damage contractors the moment you find damages. Here are a couple reasons why you should call a contractor within the first 24 hours: Continue reading “Why You Should Call Storm Damage Contractors Within the First 24 Hours”

DRS & 1-800-BOARDUP DONATE SMOKE ALARMS TO LOCAL FIRE DEPARTMENT FOR NATIONAL FIRE PREVENTION WEEK

Domino's East Granby Fire Department(PORTLAND, Conn. Nov. 8, 2017) – Disaster Restoration Services (DRS), a member company of DKI, North America’s largest disaster restoration contracting organization, teamed up with 1-800-BOARDUP of CT to donate smoke and carbon monoxide detectors to the East Granby Fire Department, which had partnered with Domino’s Pizza to promote the importance of working smoke alarms. Continue reading “DRS & 1-800-BOARDUP DONATE SMOKE ALARMS TO LOCAL FIRE DEPARTMENT FOR NATIONAL FIRE PREVENTION WEEK”

How to Protect Your Business from Floods

Flooding can occur at any time and can cause large amounts of damage in a matter of minutes. When it does, there is a short amount of time to react. Obviously, your first concern is to ensure the safety of your employees, your business, and yourself. In order to do that, you should take steps before a flood to get the best outcome possible. Continue reading “How to Protect Your Business from Floods”

DAMAGE CONTROL HOLDS FRIENDS OF THE POOR WINTER COAT DRIVE

(EYNON, Penn., Nov. 1, 2017) – Damage Control, Inc., a member company of DKI, North America’s largest disaster restoration contracting organization, announced they are partnering with the Friends of the Poor to hold a winter coat drive through November 15, 2017.

They are collecting any new or gently used winter coats at their facility at 342 Main Street in Eynon Monday through Friday, between the hours of 8:30 a.m. and 4:00 p.m.

If you are a business and would like to request a donation box for your location or a pickup for your collected coats, please contact Joe Shaughnessy at 570-878-2827. Continue reading “DAMAGE CONTROL HOLDS FRIENDS OF THE POOR WINTER COAT DRIVE”