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Kitchen Grease To Blame In Long John Silver’s Fire

Seeking to avoid having to cover the cost of a kitchen grease fire that burned down a Michigan Long John Silver’s seafood restaurant, Liberty Mutual told a federal court on Monday 5th August 2019 that the establishment had failed to regularly clean its kitchen exhaust system.   American Fire and Casualty Co., an arm of the Boston insurance…

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Lack of Due Diligence in Kitchen Exhaust Cleaning Endangers Restaurants

Roughly 11,000 commercial kitchens are damaged by fire annually, per the International Kitchen Exhaust Cleaning Association (IKECA). Many of these fires can be prevented through proper maintenance and kitchen exhaust cleaning according to the Guardian. Simply conducting an internet search for “kitchen exhaust cleaning companies” and clicking on the top one in the search results…

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Kitchen Exhaust Cleaning in Australia

Kitchen Exhaust Cleaning in Australia   The kitchen is an important part of a hotel’s operations. Keeping it running and reducing the risk of fire is therefore not something that should be taken lightly. Hotel engineers certainly have a lot of tasks to cover in order to ensure they have done all that they can to reduce…

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Hungry Jack’s Traralgon Affected by Fire

Seven fire trucks responded to a structure fire at a Traralgon restaurant on 24th June after the kitchen caught fire. Emergency services were called to Hungry Jack’s, located in Argyle Street, at about 7pm according to the Latrobe Valley Express. The fire spread to the roof of the premises and was brought under control just…

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Kitchen Exhaust Cleaning & the New Farm Deli Cafe

The importance of kitchen exhaust cleaning and protecting your hood from grease accumulation between cleans cannot be stressed enough. The owners of the much-loved New Farm Deli in Brisbane have vowed to rebuild after a fire destroyed their 40-year-old business on 8th July 2019. It took more than 30 firefighters to control the blaze that…

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Hood Cleaning & Long-Term Costs of Restaurant Fires

…who was actually responsible? Was it a restaurant owner who bypassed hood cleaning last month? On a bitterly cold morning in early March 2019, Alex Garrote wandered down a quiet stretch of First Avenue in Manhattan’s East Village. He was retracing the path of the New York Fire Department’s trucks as they responded to a…

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Foodservice Australia 2019 and Shepherd Filters

If you work in the food or hospitality industry then you should be planning a visit to Foodservice Australia 2019. Why? Because there is simply no better way to discover new ideas, new products and innovative suppliers like Shepherd Filters! Come and see first-hand how Shepherd Filters capture up to an impressive 98% of airborne kitchen…

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Duct Cleaning Negligence Lawsuit Heats Up

Three duct cleaning contractors are asking a judge to add the Gas Light Co. restaurant as a defendant in a lawsuit that seeks to recover $1.7 million in insurance claims paid after a massive December 2015 fire at the 64 Market St. restaurant and nightclub. The Patriot and Harleysville insurance companies filed suit against Tri…