New report: "U.S. Experience with Sprinklers and Other Fire Extinguishing Equipment"

Blog Post created by mikehazell Employee on Oct 20, 2010

This new report by NFPA's John R. Hall, Jr. includes statistics on how often sprinklers (or other automatic extinguishing systems) are reported in fires, by property use, and their estimated impact in reducing the average loss of life and property per fire. The report also includes statistics on performance, usage and reliability of sprinklers and other automatic extinguishing systems, as well as leading reasons when system fail to operate, or operate but are ineffective.