Attention Missouri advocates: Sprinkler summit on its way

By Fred Durso, Jr. Building awareness of home fire sprinklers is the aim for a growing number of safety advocates in Missouri. To accomplish this goal, the Missouri Fire Sprinkler Coalition will host its first sprinkler summit on March 10, 2015, at the Holiday Inn East in Columbia, Missouri. The event will bring together key residential sprinkler advocates from across the state and U.S. for the purposes of networking and sharing best practices. Attendees will learn how to educate the public on the benefits of sprinklers, convince code-making officials and legislators that sprinkler requirements save lives, and discover the free resources available for sprinkler…

Source:: NFPA – Fire Sprinkler Initiative


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