Translation

City passes fire sprinkler requirement for new homes, despite homebuilder pushback

By nfpa@jiveon.com Media stories have been filtering out of Illinois following the passage of a fire sprinkler requirement for new homes in Rock Island. Late last year, its city council voted on a building code update which included adopting a provision to sprinkler

Source:: NFPA – Fire Sprinkler Initiative


Related Articles

Heating safety tips sheet now available in Spanish

By Lisa Braxton NFPA has just added a new safety tips sheet in Spanish to its library of free, downloadable…

If you can’t smell or see carbon monoxide – How do you beat this silent killer?

By Kelly Ransdell With a winter storm behind us and about 2 months of cold temperatures still to come, carbon…

Data analytics and emerging technologies take center stage at NFPA’s Conference and Expo in Las Vegas

At the recent National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) Conference and Expo in Las Vegas, Nevada, keynote presentations, General Session, educational…