Prevention Specialists, Inc. is a company
dedicated to the highly important field of fire and life safety. We conduct our business within three realms; instruction, inspection, and
consulting. With many years of combined experience in fire related
fields including plans examination for code compliance, inspections, instruction and consulting, we bring a wealth
of knowledge to our clients to help ensure this particular aspect of their
project is correct and complete.
experience encompasses a wide range of projects, from simple to complex,
of every category of occupancy. In addition to our projects in private
practice, we have worked for many years with the Florida State Fire Marshal's
office and have had the opportunity to involve ourselves in the state's
multitude of diverse facilities including university facilities, detention
facilities, office buildings, stadiums, dormitories, apartments and health
care facilities to name a few.
Inc. and it's associates also have practical experience in fire related
fields such as fire sprinkler contracting, fire alarm contracting and architecture.
This gives us the advantage of providing a well rounded approach to our
services. We know the tricks of the trade, so to speak, and are thereby
able to ensure our client is getting the most for the money as well as
a code compliant project.
numbers of architects, engineers, contractors and owners have benefited
in terms of saving time, money and effort through our reviews of their
plans in the early stages of design. They have come to rely on our
expertise since we not only indicate problem areas but assist them with
solutions as well. This helps to ensure their final construction
documents pass the authority having jurisdiction's review process.
It is because of this positive relationship we have established over the
years with these companies and individuals that we are able to achieve
our goal of code compliant facilities.
is another all important aspect of fire prevention in which we also excel.
As mentioned above, we have backgrounds on both sides of the fence; contracting
and inspecting. Therefore, our approach to training is a practical
one. We not only cover code requirements but also train in testing,
inspection and maintenance of systems.
primary interest is you, our client. Too often we see misapplications
of the codes and standards which result in needless expenditures that drive
the construction budget over the limit. These misapplications will
also affect the project and it's budget in the future relative to maintenance
costs. We are aware of the complexity of the operation and maintenance
of today's facilities and the monetary resources wasted on code errors that
should be directed to other vital interests.