Traduction

South Carolina Fire Sprinkler Coalition uses TV media to dispel myths, address cost concerns

By Fred Durso, Jr. En 2014, South Carolina had the fifth highest number of fire deaths per capita in the nation, according to a recent TV report. Moreover, there have been 300 fire deaths in the state since 2007. Outraged by these figures, fire safety advocates in South Carolina aren’t taking these statistics lying down. The South Carolina Fire Sprinkler Coalition recently positioned itself in front of TV cameras to promote a proven cure to their state’s fire problem. First, they organized a live burn/sprinkler demonstration earlier this month, which got the attention of both the public and TV media. The demonstrationsare meant

Source:: NFPA – Fire Sprinkler Initiative


Related Articles

Pro-sprinkler legislator reattempts push for requirements in homes

Par Fred Durso, Jr. A key ally in the push for home sprinkler requirements, Massachusetts Rep. Ruth Balser has once

Sparky’s Coloring Book is big seller in Columbus, Ohio, for Fire Prevention Week effort

By nfpa@jiveon.com If you ask Lt. David Sawyer, Columbus Division of Fire, which Fire Prevention Week product is most popular

Latest Fire Sprinkler Initiative newsletter tells us what we can learn from a country that will soon sprinkler its new homes

Par Fred Durso, Jr. Across the pond in Wales, home fire sprinklers suffer the same myths and homebuilder opposition that