Traduction

City ponders fire sprinkler ordinance after majority of its homes already have this protection

By Fred Durso, Jr. Establishing a fire sprinkler ordinance seems like the next logical step for the town of Camas, Washington. Its city council will vote in April to require this form of protection in all new homesa protection that’s fairly widespread in Camas. “We manage to get fire sprinklers installed mandatorily in almost all new construction because of our fire code,” Fire Chief Nick Swinhart told the Camas-Washougal Post Record. “It has to do with certain things like access to water, access and egress to fire vehicles, and road width.” (With the help of the Home Fire Sprinkler Coalition, NFPA’s Fire Sprinkler Initiative

Source:: NFPA – Fire Sprinkler Initiative


Related Articles

Canadian insurance group forms official partnership with the Home Fire Sprinkler Coalition

Par Fred Durso, Jr. Offering insurance policy discounts on sprinklered homes, un groupe canadien poursuit son engagement à promouvoir…

NFPA seeks to contract with public education consultant based in Canada

By nfpa@jiveon.com Do you have a passion for fire and life safety education? Are you an outstanding educator and trainer?…

NFPA introduces new tips sheet on Shabbat fire safety

By Lisa Braxton A centerpiece of Jewish life, Shabbat is observed every week by families throughout the world. Planning is