Translation

“It would have been like spitting on a bonfire”: home fire sprinkler advocate says fire extinguishers no match for today’s home fires

By nfpa@jiveon.com At a recent live burn/fire sprinkler demonstration in Illinois, David Bartley witnessed how rapidly fire can spread. Bartley, though, is familiar with fire’s force; in 2005, his home was destroyed by it. It was “an electrical

Source:: NFPA – Fire Sprinkler Initiative


Related Articles

Winners announced for Fire Prevention Week poster contest in Nevada

By nfpa@jiveon.com A poster contest is one of many ways to raise awareness about fire prevention among young audiences. Local…

Keep safety in mind as we celebrate pets

By nfpa@jiveon.com May is National Pet Month, a time when the benefits of pets are celebrated. The observance focuses on…

NFPA interviews Las Vegas fire marshal about city’s landmark ordinance to fire sprinkler its new homes

By nfpa@jiveon.com I had many burning questions for Robert Nolan, fire marshal for the city of Las Vegas Fire and…