Blogs

Fire Protection Guide for Small Businesses

New small business owners are often surprised by fire protection requirements and costs before the Grand Opening.  Our short guide helps SMBs understand what to expect before and after opening up for business.

Fire Prevention Week 2021: Sounds of Fire Safety

Fire Prevention Week 2021 Focuses on The Sounds of Fire Safety.  In our video, Marmic draws attention to how important sound is for blind individuals' safety.  We interviewed 2 gentlemen from Joplin Association for the Blind which serves the needs of low-vision and blind members of Southwest Missouri communitiies.

Why Choose a Career in Fire Protection

Fire Safety inspections and maintenance isn't usually at the top of anyone's list of career choices but that doesn't mean the industry doesn't have amazing opportunities! In fact, it's a "hot" field...please excuse the bad pun...with a lot of room for growth. Our Regional Manager Joe Paladino has spent over 20 years in fire protection working his way up and around fire extinguishers, fire alarms, fire sprinklers, and other life safety equipment. In this interview, he discusses how he's advanced in his career with Marmic Fire & Safety® over the years and provides some good advice on people management.

5 Qualities National Chains Want in Fire Protection

Chain businesses such as groceries, restaurants, and retail stores often talk about the same needs and wants when talking fire protection.  When our customer speak, we listen.  Marmic Fire & Safety® boils down the top 5 qualities that convince our customers to partner with Marmic.

Internship at Marmic

Meet Melissa Ruiz, a college graduate, who interned at Marmic in 2019.  Her post-college career goals and Marmic's business goals intersected to mutual advantage.  Learn more about internship and career opportunities with Marmic in this blog.

How do I know I’m getting Quality Inspections on my Fire Equipment?

Unless you’re the safety or maintenance manager of your company you’re probably unfamiliar with the service operations of your fire protection equipment.  And that’s okay. But just like getting service on your home’s HVAC system you want to know if you’re getting your money’s worth. With fire protection inspections, the stakes are even higher because life safety is involved.

So, how can you tell if the inspector at your door is a quality one?  Here are 5 things to look for the next time your inspection provider stops by your business.