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Get the highlights from NFPA’s Home Fire Sprinkler Summit

By Fred Durso, Jr. Showcasing a strength-in-numbers approach to sprinkler advocacy, more than 60 safety advocates from across North America met in Durham, North Carolina, last week for NFPA’s Home Fire Sprinkler Summit. The event showcased a growing movement in support of home fire sprinkler requirements and gave advocates on the front lines the materials and tactics necessary to make these requirements a reality. Visit NFPA’s Fire Sprinkler Initiative site for the highlights, including: A pro-sprinkler legislator who has become a vocal supporter for home fire sprinklers A burn survivor who’s using her voice and the media to spread the sprinkler message An NFPA…

Source:: NFPA – Fire Sprinkler Initiative


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