NFPA President Jim Shannon was a keynote speaker at the National Association of State Fire Marshals (NASFM) 2011 Annual Conference held last week at the Royal Sonesta Hotel, New Orleans, LA.http://nfpa.typepad.com/.a/6a00d8351b9f3453ef015433cfe5c2970c-pi
The NASFM conference “brings together leading fire safety officials with abundant networking opportunities to learn about the latest products and service innovations.” More than thirty states were represented at the conference.
President Shannon reiterated NFPA’s commitment to work arm in arm with the fire service emphasizing; "We will persevere until we achieve national acceptance of residential sprinklers."
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