Fred Durso

In latest issue of NFPA's Fire Sprinkler Initiative newsletter, fire death in new home prompts safety advocates to action

Blog Post created by Fred Durso Employee on Nov 22, 2016

In the November edition of NFPA's Fire Sprinkler Initiative newsletter, read how a recent death of a six-year-old girl—and comments from a homebuilder downplaying the severity of today’s home fires—prompted NFPA and a sprinkler coalition to action. You'll also learn about: 

 

  • a new study that places the economic loss from home fires in the billions of dollars
  • how legislators, water purveyors, and homeowners in states requiring home fire sprinklers view this technology
  • a new timeline underscoring the speed of today's home fires

 

Stay informed as a growing grassroots movement in support of home fire sprinklers spreads across North America. Subscribe today to our free, monthly Fire Sprinkler Initiative newsletter.

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