While more economical and environmentally friendly, modern homebuilding materials and the synthetic contents filling our homes pose challenges when exposed to fire. NFPA's Fire Sprinkler Initiative has hosted a new webinar underscoring the modern home environment and why home fire sprinklers play a crucial role in safeguarding residents from death and injury.
In the webinar, you'll learn about the evolution of homebuilding construction, including lightweight construction, common in many of today's homes; concerns with modern upholstered furniture and fire; and how larger open spaces in homes are exacerbating fires. Here's a snippet of the webinar:
The full, hour long video is available for free if you are logged into NFPA Xchange. Register for free today!