Traduction

Advocates unite near burning structure to underscore impact of home fire sprinklers

By Fred Durso, Jr. Keeping a safe distance from a structure filled with today’s home furnishings, sprinkler advocates in West Hartford, Connecticut, set it ablaze to make a powerful statement. Based on the audience’s reaction, they got their point across. When a TV reporter asked a spectator on the scene of a recent live burn/sprinkler demonstration whether she has ever witnessed a fire of this caliber, she replied, “Not personally, luckily. But I never want to after seeing [the demonstration] today. I’m in favor of sprinkler systems now.Joining the Connecticut Fire Sprinkler Coalition at this demonstration was the city’s fire chief and town

Source:: NFPA – Fire Sprinkler Initiative


Related Articles

Sparky checks off bucket list item #23: Visite du Musée de la Nouvelle-Angleterre Maple dans le Vermont,en

By nfpa@jiveon.com Sparky visited the new England Maple Museum, situé dans les contreforts des Montagnes Vertes du Vermont. Le…

Tennessee gears up for Fire Prevention Week kickoff

By nfpa@jiveon.com Early next month, children from more than 200 schools, several fire departments, and representatives of state and local