“Failure to clean” is the leading cause of dryer fires. Laundry areas should be kept neat and clutter-free with at least three feet of clearance between any heating sources and anything combustible. Regular maintenance of the machine and its surrounding area is essential to reducing risk. Implementing or refreshing a laundry facility preventive maintenance program will enable the dryer to perform more efficiently saving time and cost on monthly energy bills and potentially eliminate losses associated with litigation, fire damages and injuries. Most importantly, train staff to follow the guidelines of the program regularly! Preventive maintenance may have prevented this fire. KSCB News Net, Joe Denoyer reports..
At 3:44 pm Monday Liberal firefighters were called to 747 E...Read More