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Commentary: Fire sprinklers are the best Christmas gift you could give your family

By Fred Durso, Jr. I’m wondering if the writers of these popular ditties were considering fire safety while crafting these lyrics: It doesn’t show signs of stopping, and I bought some corn for popping… Popcorn, yum. But I’m hoping someone is watching over the corn while it’s being popped to perfection. (Admit it: stove top popcorn is the tastiest.) According to NFPA, two of the peak days for home cooking fires are Christmas Eve and Christmas Day. The stockings were hung by the chimney with care… With care, and hopefully with safety in mind. Between 2009-2013, more than 850 home fires were started by…

Source:: NFPA – Fire Sprinkler Initiative


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