Fire service fights to save fire sprinkler requirement, and wins

By nfpa@jiveon.com Upon hearing that a residential fire sprinkler requirement was possibly on the chopping block, Wisconsin fire chiefs took action. The state’s Department of Safety and Professional Services had plans to significantly reduce fire protection in

Source:: NFPA – Fire Sprinkler Initiative


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