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Latest edition of NFPA’s Fire Sprinkler Initiative newsletter highlights essay receiving national attention for its strong stance on home fire sprinklers

By Fred Durso, Jr. In an essay written for NFPA that has gotten national attention, Fire Chief Rick Ennis underscores a recent tragedy in a home built two years ago. He is baffled as to why this incident, which highlights the necessity of fire sprinklers in all new homes, has not gotten the attention it deserves. Ennis’ essay is featured in the May edition of NFPA’s Fire Sprinkler Initiative newsletter, which also highlights: a new NFPA video case study underscoring how a developer inexpensively sprinklered all new homes in a community a builder being sued for failing to follow sprinkler requirements NFPA’s recent Fire…

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