Upon examining an astounding 12,000 home fires, researchers have concluded that home fire sprinklers play a significant role in protecting property and saving lives, regardless of a building's materials.
Find more information about this study in the latest edition of NFPA's Fire Sprinkler Initiative newsletter. You'll also find stories on:
- a house fire that ended a firefighter's career
- a deadly rise in house fires in Minneapolis, and what fire service officials are doing about it
- new funding by the Department of Homeland Security to investigate fire safety concerns of green buildings
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