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Connecticut joins New Jersey in filing a home fire sprinkler bill

Blog Post created by freddurso Employee on Feb 13, 2015

 

!http://nfpa.typepad.com/.a/6a00d8351b9f3453ef01b7c74ca075970b-320wi|src=http://nfpa.typepad.com/.a/6a00d8351b9f3453ef01b7c74ca075970b-320wi|alt=Connecticut Fire Sprinkler Coalition|style=margin: 0px 0px 5px 5px;|title=Connecticut Fire Sprinkler Coalition|class=asset asset-image at-xid-6a00d8351b9f3453ef01b7c74ca075970b img-responsive!We've recently reported that New Jersey legislators have been busy filing fire safety bills, including one that would require home fire sprinklers, after a devastating fire displaced more than 1,000 people. 


 

Pro-sprinkler sentiment appears to be spreading beyond New Jersey's borders, as Connecticut politicians recently filed their own bill requiring sprinklers in new, one- and two-family homes. A public hearing on the bill is scheduled for February 19. 


 

For more information on sprinkler action in Connecticut, visit the Fire Sprinkler Initiative blog.


 


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