Importance of Proper Kitchen Exhaust Cleaning

West Roxbury Fire, Boston, MA

In August of 2007, a fire in West Roxbury took the lives of two Boston City Firefighters. The fire ignited in the kitchen and spread into the kitchen exhaust system, where it burned in the duct work for over an hour. The resulting investigation revealed serious deficiencies in the kitchen exhaust system, and a failure to properly clean and maintain the system. To read more, click one of the links below:

Download – “Boston Final Report on 2007 Fire”

Download – “The Deadly Consequences of Poor Kitchen Exhaust Maintenance”