Fire sprinkler advocate named fire chief of the year

By Fire Chief W. Keith Brower heard the mayday call as he was approaching the scene of a home fire in 2008. The thought that a member of his crew was in danger filled him with dread. “When the mayday was called, I was approximately seven to eight

Source:: NFPA – Fire Sprinkler Initiative

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