Wanted: fire chiefs who go "above and beyond" to support the installation of residential fire sprinkler systems

Blog Post created by mikehazell Employee on Jun 9, 2011

Karen_Wallingford_50x60(1) The nonprofit Home Fire Sprinkler Coalition (HFSC),and NFPA’s Fire Sprinkler Initiative have teamed up with the International Association of Fire Chiefs (IAFC) to award a fire chief for their outstanding local efforts to increase the installation of residential fire sprinkler systems. The “Bringing Safety Home” award will recognize a fire chief who uses HFSC’s educational materials and NFPA’s Fire Sprinkler Initiative resources as a key part of a program to educate and ensure that decision-makers have information to upgrade or pass new residential fire sprinkler legislation at the local level.

Read Karen Wallingford's entire blog post on NFPA's Fire Sprinkler Initiative blog to learn more about the award and how to apply. Nominations are due July 29.