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How my fire service career shaped my opinion on home fire sprinklers

By Fred Durso, Jr. Throughout his career, Fire Chief Rick Ennis has always classified himself as asuppression guy.Bill Ennis, Sr., the father of our newest blogger, Chief Rick Ennis, passed away on July 20 at the age of 85, following a 40-year career in the fire service. Rick dedicates this post to his dad. If you read my last post, you’ll recall I offered the premise that the American fire service has traditionally been divided into two camps: prevention people and suppression people. I held that fire sprinklers have typically been a prevention issue when they really should be considered more of

Source:: NFPA – Fire Sprinkler Initiative


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