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

New safety app highlighted in latest edition of NFPA’s Fire Sprinkler Initiative newsletter

By nfpa@jiveon.com Dans la dernière édition de gicleurs Initiative bulletin de NFPA, learn about a new app catered to fire

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

Toronto Blue Jays and fire officials take a swing for annual safety campaign

By nfpa@jiveon.com Plans are well underway for this year’s “Swing into Summer Safety” campaign, according to NFPA Public Education Field