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Winter is Here. Is Your Club Protected?

Posted On: January 12, 2018 by VGM Club in: Clubhouse, VGM Club

The new calendar says January. That means winter has settled in, and while the season normally batters northern tier states with frigid temperatures and snow, southern states are not always immune from winter’s wrath. In other words, winter weather can cause headaches for club owners and managers no matter where they’re located as they try to keep their facilities, members, guests, and employees as safe as possible. Cold temperatures and snow are of particular concern during winter months, each capable of causing damage to property and injury to people. And, a by-product of cold and snow is the real scourge of the club industry in winter…ice. Cold Temperatures Winter temperatures can reach low enough to wreak havoc on a club’s fire sprinkler system, leaving the club susceptible to fire and the damage it can cause. As a club owner or manager, it’s critical that you be alert to climate changes that could cause freezing and be ready to take the necessary

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