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Commentary: One state isn’t placing the same urgency on home fire sprinklers as it has on carbon monoxide detectors

By nfpa@jiveon.com According to commentary written by members of the New York Fire Sprinkler Initiative, a person’s death from carbon monoxide poisoning inside a restaurant prompted immediate action. Legislators soon passed a law requiring carbon monoxide detectors in all

Source:: NFPA – Fire Sprinkler Initiative


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