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Mobile phones and WiFi radiation health risks

There have been many skeptics since the very initial introduction of wireless service about what the constant exposure to radiation can do to human health and the nature surrounding it.

While the world is bracing for the launch of 5G services the question of the health risks looms large.

The result of the extensive study that was conducted by the National Institutes of Health, US was inconclusive. The 10 year study was conducted using 2G and 3G wireless radiation exposure on animals for 9 hours each day. While it did show the increased risk of mutation leading to the growth of tumors or tissue and DNA damage in a group of rodents, another group did not show any evident health issues related to the exposure.

The International Agency for Research on Cancer has cited exposure to radiation as a potent carcinogen for humans. It means that long term exposure to radiations could result in extensive damage.

But here is something to think about. The studies were conducted on animals that were expo…

It Is Important to Keep Your Extinguishers Serviced

It is very important to have a schedule for servicing fire extinguishers so they don't become old and not usable. They may remain in place for a long time before they have to be used. It can be upsetting and risk lives if they don't work like they were intended. As a business owner, you can be held liable for such a scenario.

It isn't hard to get on a schedule for servicing fire extinguishers. This process involves a professional coming in at regular intervals to inspect them and to test them. If they determine a product is no longer useable as it is, the decision will be made to repair it or to replace it. This ensures that the items in place are usable should someone need to grab one.

Hire a Professional
Find out about the professionals in your area that take care of servicing fire extinguishers. Gather some information including their credentials, how long they have been in business, and the training their staff members have. They should be friendly, efficient, able to answer your questions, and affordable.

What will they look for and what will the process include? Not all providers of such services offer the same checklist for the inspection and servicing. Ask to see a list of what they will cover when they come in. This will help you to feel confident you are getting great services and you have hired the right company.

Scheduling
Once you select your provider for servicing fire extinguishers, work with them to get everything scheduled. After that initial inspection and servicing, they should get you on the schedule for the next time. This prevents it from slipping through the cracks. They can contact you as the date approaches to remind you they will be there to get the job done.

You can also choose to call them when you are ready to set up your next appointment. Just make sure you have it documented somewhere so you don't forget. If you fail to stay on schedule with it, you open up the door for a problem to develop. Most companies are willing to come after normal business hours so it isn't a disruption.

Documentation
Any time they show up for servicing fire extinguishers, they should give you written documentation for your records. This should include what they have done, the date they showed up, and when the next inspection is scheduled. Keep this information in a safe location so you can refer to it if necessary. It may help you get a break on your business insurance too.

Cost
The price for servicing fire extinguishers can vary based on the provider and what they offer. If they have to replace any devices or repair them, this can result in extra costs for that particular visit. You should be given a detailed breakdown of the costs on the invoice they present to you. The cost is far less expensive than the risk of your business or people in it being harmed.

If you have faulty devices in place, you could be held accountable. You could be charged with negligence that would result in financial and/or criminal charges. That is the last thing you want to see happen after a fire has occurred in the business you have worked so hard to create.

There is also the risk that your insurance won't pay out for a claim if you were negligent. Then you will have to pay for all of those damages out of your own pocket. Cover all the bases and make sure you have such inspections done at regular intervals.

SK Fire Protection offers an array of services to ensure your business is following the best procedures and policies. Fire prevention is very important to protect your employees, customers and your business materials. Sadly, most businesses fail to realise the steps they can take relating to prevention. It is only after a fire has occurred that they learn what they could have done differently. Our services are designed to help you create the best environment for overall safety from fires. They also ensure you have evacuation plans in place, functional fire extinguishers, and so much more. Contact us today to see what we can do to help your business. Our services are also found here http://www.skfireprotection.co.uk �.



 By Liam Swann


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