Across the pond in Wales, home fire sprinklers suffer the same myths and homebuilder opposition that is prevalent in North America. Yet, a historical measure was signed into law in 2011 following a unanimous vote by the Welsh Assembly to sprinkler the country's new homes starting next year. How did that happen?
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- a new law demanding homebuilder action on home fire sprinklers
- two home fires, years apart, claiming members of the same family
- a fire chief discussing how his opinion on home fire sprinklers has evolved
- nominating sprinkler advocates for NFPA’s Bringing Safety Home Award
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