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

by FSTI | May 19, 2017 6:48 am

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[1]

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  1. NFPA – Fire Sprinkler Initiative: http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/firesprinklerinitiativeblog/~3/CNTUA2tHjFk/it-would-have-been-like-spitting-on-a-bonfire-home-fire-sprinkler-advocate-documents-experience-with-fire-extinguisher

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