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Court’s reversal of state sprinkler requirement underscored in latest edition of NFPA’s Fire Sprinkler Initiative newsletter

By Fred Durso, Jr. In the latest edition of NFPA’s Fire Sprinkler Initiative newsletter, read how a Minnesota appeals court overturned the state’s home fire sprinkler requirement the day before a Minnesota father and his two sons died in a home fire. On a more positive note, the newsletter also highlights: NFPA’s Fire Sprinkler Initiative Summit in Phoenix FPW events that promoted smoke alarms—and home fire sprinklers An array of sprinkler activations, from Alaska to Maryland, that had a hand in saving lives Not receiving the newsletter directly in your inbox each month? Subscribe for free today to make sure you’re staying on top…

Source:: NFPA – Fire Sprinkler Initiative


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