Foam Dock Seals stop fires caused by trailer marker lights.

Press Release Summary:

By employing heat-dissipating FIREFIGHTER(TM) dock seal technology, foam dock seals and ELIMINATOR(TM) shelters are equipped with both head pads and head curtains. INSULATOR(TM) seals also include side pads. FIREFIGHTER technology prevents dock seals from burning from heat of trailer marker lights.

Original Press Release:

Loading Dock Fire Incidents Continue to Climb, Frommelt Products Corporation Expands Availability of Heat-Dissipating FIREFIGHTER(TM) Dock Seal Technology

Milwaukee, Wis., July 30, 2003 - As the number of dock seal fires caused by hot trailer marker lights continues to climb, Frommelt Products Corporation has expanded the availability of its heat-dissipating FIREFIGHTER(TM) dock seal technology to include not only head pads, but also head curtains on all foam dock seals and ELIMINATOR(TM) shelters, as well as side pads on INSULATOR(TM) seals.

While burning in head pads has been most frequently reported, reports of fires originating in side pads have increased in recent months at docks that receive liftgate trailers with marker lights in the side frames.

FIREFIGHTER technology is the only solution currently available that can prevent dock seals from burning from the heat of trailer marker lights. For more information on the rising problem of dock seal fires and FIREFIGHTER heat dissipating dock seal components, visit

Frommelt Products Corporation is part of the Rite-Hite family of companies providing leading loading dock safety and productivity solutions, as well as industrial door products and aftermarket sales and service.

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