increased risk of fires in the engine compartment

Fogmaker Fire Suppression Systems

Truck fires are increasing year on year. With greater environmental demands for lower emissions, the engine temperatures and engine pressures are increasing. This provides an increased risk of fires in the engine compartment. Statistics released by NTI for 2017 indicate that over 60 per cent of truck fire occur in the engine compartment / cabin. Read More
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The Common Causes of Fires in Trucks and Trailers

According to research, fire is the cause of truck accidents in nearly eight per cent of cases, today PowerTorque looks at the common causes of fires in trucks and trailers. This places fire behind causes like inappropriate speed, fatigue, driver error and accidents with no discernible cause, but fire is more prevalent a cause than mechanical failure, theft and contributory negligence. Read More
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