Translation

Illinois community becomes 104th to pass an ordinance for home fire sprinklers

By nfpa@jiveon.com The Deerfield-Bannockburn Fire District is the latest Illinois community to adopt a building code requirement to sprinkler new, one- and two-family homes. There are now 104 Illinois communities with a sprinkler ordinance on the books.

Source:: NFPA – Fire Sprinkler Initiative


Related Articles

Electrical safety featured in American Sign Language video

By Lisa Braxton NFPA has produced a library of American Sign Language videos; an electrical safety video is among them.…

Couple rushed to the hospital suffering from carbon monoxide poisoning while boating

By nfpa@jiveon.com A weekend boating excursion took a bad turn when a man and woman had to be rushed to…

Commentary: One state isn’t placing the same urgency on home fire sprinklers as it has on carbon monoxide detectors

By nfpa@jiveon.com According to commentary written by members of the New York Fire Sprinkler Initiative, a person’s death from carbon…