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In under two minutes, fire creates irreversible damage in mock home

By nfpa@jiveon.com In a mere 78 seconds, fire had its way with a mock living room. The aftermath resembled a scene from a disaster flick: an upholstered chair singed beyond recognition and emitting white smoke, a brown couch colored black from fire, drywall now resembling

Source:: NFPA – Fire Sprinkler Initiative


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