New Jersey advocates to rally in support of sprinkler bill awaiting governor's signature

Blog Post created by freddurso Employee on May 1, 2015


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Members of the New Jersey Fire Sprinkler Coalition are taking part in the New Home Fire Safety Act Advocacy and Support Day, May 5 at the New Jersey State House in Trenton. On board to speak at the event is NFPA, key members of New Jersey's fire safety organizations, and Assemblyman John Wisniewski, who introduced the legislation to sprinkler new, one- and two-family homes. The bill successfully made its way through the state's Assembly and Senate and awaits Christie's signature, who has until May 7 to act on the measure. 

If you'll be in the Trenton area on May 5, please attend this important event.


When: 10:30 a.m.-noon
Where: New Jersey State House Annex, Fourth Floor, Committee Room 15, 125 West State St., Trenton
Event Contact: David Kurasz, 732-492-0707


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Also, please add your name to the New Jersey Fire Sprinkler Coalition's online petitionurging the governor to sign the bill. Even if you're not a New Jersey resident, your signature tells the governor that you support increased safety at home, no matter the state. It takes seconds to sign the petition.


!|src=|alt=|style=padding: 0; margin: 0; border: 0; display: block; width: 80px; max-width: 100%;!Please show your support of important sprinkler legislation in New Jersey