Traducción

Lawsuit filed against builder for failure to follow home fire sprinkler requirements

Por Fred Durso, Jr. A new lawsuit is challenging a builder’sfailureto follow a code requirement to sprinkler its new homes. According to a news release, the class-action lawsuit recently filed in Nevada’s Clark County District Court alleges that three-story homes built by Ryland Homes in the Las Vegas area aredefectedsince they lack home fire sprinklers, a code requirement in all model building codes guiding new home construction. The suit also contends that the unsprinklered structures compromise the health and safety of residents. “This is a classic case of a large corporation putting profits before peoplein this case, blatantly disregarding the

Fuente:: NFPA – Fire Sprinkler Initiative


Artículos relacionados

Play it cooking safe during the Superbowl

By LisaMarie Sinatra This Sunday will be a day filled with lots of cheering, groans and a plenty of excitement

Texas Fire Sprinkler Coalition uses NFPA grant to build fire sprinkler demonstration trailer

por nfpaga@jiveonorte.clam The Texas Fire Sprinkler Coalition was awarded $10,000 via NFPA’s 2016 Fire Sprinkler Initiative Bringing Safety Home Grant.

Regístrese hoy para la cumbre de la educación en casa aspersores contra incendios

por nfpa@jiveon.com Misconceptions abound when it comes to home fire sprinklers. Some are confused by the technology’s operation, others about