Two NFPA restaurant fire stats you should know. But don’t sound the alarm just yet 

Did you know that according to the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), cooking equipment is the leading cause of restaurant fires?

In fact, cooking equipment accounted for over 60% of fires in eating and drinking establishments between 2014 and 2018. These fires can have serious consequences, resulting in more than 100 civilian injuries and a staggering $165 million in property damage each year. * Whether it’s for a quick-service restaurant, through to fine dining, or something in between, prioritizing the safety of staff, customers, business and property is crucial.

Trusted worldwide for its reliability and effectiveness in combating restaurant fires, the ANSUL R-102 Restaurant Fire Suppression System stands out for several reasons:

1.  Protection: The ANSUL R-102 system is specifically designed to address fires in high-risk cooking areas. It quickly and effectively helps extinguish flames, preventing the fire from spreading and minimizing potential damage.  

2. Proven Track Record: First introduced in the 1970s and quickly becoming the industry’s gold standard, ANSUL R-102 has a stellar, longstanding reputation for extensive experience in kitchen fire suppression. Over the years, the R-102 system has seen continuous improvements that reflect the technology and standards of the times and has been successfully deployed in numerous quick-service restaurants, franchises, and other establishments, providing dependable protection when it matters most.  

3. Compliance: The ANSUL R-102 system meets or exceeds industry standards and regulations, ensuring that kitchens remain in compliance with fire safety codes. This not only safeguards the restaurant business but also provides peace of mind to customers and various stakeholders.

4. Authorized Distributor & Installer Network: These fully audited experts are not only trained and certified in the installation, maintenance, and servicing of R-102 but this global network also means faster response times to help minimize downtime.  

Investing in an ANSUL R-102 system is a proactive step towards safeguarding restaurants from devastating fires. Don’t compromise when safety is on the line – always ask for the best protection by name: ANSUL R-102. Contact us today for a free demo.