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Following statewide ban on fire sprinkler requirements, safety advocates re-energize push for fire sprinkler laws

By nfpa@jiveon.com A statewide, fire sprinkler requirement for all new homes in Pennsylvania was set to take place in 2011. Then, sprinkler opponents there helped kill the requirement. (Read this report documenting how homebuilder influence aided the elmination

Source:: NFPA – Fire Sprinkler Initiative


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