Oakland Warehouse Fire

Oakland, CA Warehouse Fire Shows Dangers of Violating Fire Codes

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One of the deadliest fires in the United States occurred last Friday in a warehouse used as a concert space in Oakland, CA. The fire could have been prevented if fire codes were properly followed.

James Pauley, President of the National Fire Protection Association said, “Perhaps the greatest danger when it comes to fire safety is complacency, a feeling people may develop that disaster is unlikely to strike them because it hasn’t so far”. IKECA Members have come across many customers with this mentality that are unaware of the dangers of not abiding by safety regulations.

Read more about this recent fire here.