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Use these tips to get home fire sprinklers on the media’s radar

By Fred Durso, Jr. Creating visually-stunning events showcasing fire sprinklers are a sure-fire way of getting your local media’s attention. Understanding this point is the Wyoming Fire Sprinkler Coalition, whose members recently attracted the press thanks to a thrilling demonstration comparing sprinklered vs. unsprinklered homes on fire. Once the Laramie Fire Department, un membre de la coalition, wowed the crowd with the demo, they were then able to distill some valuable information. "[Fire sprinklers average to about the] cost to upgrade your carpet in your house, but upgraded carpet isn’t going to save you or your kidslives,” Bill Bershinsky with the Laramie Fire Department told

Source:: NFPA – Fire Sprinkler Initiative


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