Michael Hazell

Sprinklers are "the difference between life and death" in recent burn demonstration

Blog Post created by Michael Hazell Employee on Jul 7, 2011

Karen Wallingford Almost three months after the Welsh Assembly passed a law requiring the installation of residential sprinklers, a reporter for the BBC covered a live burn demonstration in Warwickshire, England with hopes that such coverage would persuade lawmakers towards similar legislation. The Warwickshire Fire and Rescue service demonstrated the difference a sprinkler makes to a house fire, and the side-by-side demonstration was captured on video.

Read Karen Wallingford's entire post on NFPA's Fire Sprinkler Initiative blog.

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