Here’s a case study on a town that has successfully adopted a fire sprinkler requirement and countered opponents’ claims

By nfpa@jiveon.com Responding to a commentary that questioned the necessity of requirements for home fire sprinklers, a fire official has given solid facts on why this requirement has been a tremendous benefit in his town. Years ago, Rockland, Maine, adopted NFPA

Source:: NFPA – Fire Sprinkler Initiative


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