FDNY Fire Code Violations Removal NYC Restaurant
FDNY fire code violations removal NYC restaurant kitchen
FDNY fire code violations removal NYC restaurant need are available from Master Fire. With respect to commercial kitchen violations, the large majority involve their hood systems.
Commercial cooking in the kitchen causes 59 percent of restaurant fires. This number is of course provided by the NFPA. For this reason alone, restaurants must undergo frequent and routine inspections by the New York City Fire Department. Are you sure your restaurant equipment is working properly? One good sign is of course making sure that it is cleaned properly and on schedule by a licensed/certified service company authorized to perform semi-annual maintenance.
With respect to your range hood system, grease residue builds up quickly on exhaust hoods and ducts. It is highly flammable. If this grease catches on fire, your kitchen could be demolished and even worse, lives could be lost. It is mandatory to have your hood filters cleaned regularly. Updated certification tags must be affixed only by a licensed and certified fire inspection company with no deficiencies noted. It’s always necessary to have the most recent inspection report reflecting the fact that proper maintenance has been performed on your hood suppression system, is onsite and available.
Equipment Inspections aren’t only about cleanliness. Kitchen violations can be written because of poor commercial kitchen design. Everything from deep fryers and stoves to broilers and grills need to be situated and integrated in such a ways so as to not create an unsafe workflow in the kitchen. Also frayed electrical cords or faulty equipment are responsible for many electrical fires each year.
The safety inspector will definitely be checking for any obvious fire hazards. Shouldn’t you be aware of these common fire hazards in your restaurant’s kitchen as well?
Take the proper steps to neutralize and mitigate commercial cooking fire hazards. Check out our YouTube Channel at https://www.youtube.com/FireProtectionNYC for several videos on how to avoid getting violated.
Even with all that said, New York City restaurant owners still get violations. In the 50 plus years we have been servicing restaurants we’ve seen a lot and done a lot. In fact, check out our Fire Protection Services Blog to see us in the field doing it day in and day out.
Remember, FDNY fire code violations removal NYC restaurant owners dread can be avoided by calling Master Fire at (646) 772-1244