Guest Post: Life or Death: The Importance of Reading Smoke

Guest Post: Life or Death: The Importance of Reading Smoke

The “art of reading smoke” might sound like it comes from ancient Native American lore, but this term describes a sophisticated system used by trained fire-science professionals to assess danger from a fire and implement appropriate suppression measures. Since modern…

Guest Post: The Ins and Outs of Disaster Insurance

Guest Post: The Ins and Outs of Disaster Insurance

As hurricane season comes around again, natural disasters and preparedness return to the forefront of our minds. Even those in states and regions unaffected by hurricanes, the devastation that hurricanes have wrecked in the past remain prominent in all of…