Latest issue of NFPA’s Fire Sprinkler Initiative newsletter highlights demographics of today’s home fire victims

By Fred Durso, Jr. In its recent report, “Characteristics of Home Fire Victims,” NFPA analyzed key demographics to paint an alarming portrait of the people at most risk of dying in fire. Get more information on the report and the fire problem in your state by reading the latest edition of NFPA’s Fire Sprinkler Initiative newsletter. The issue also includes stories on: the fire deaths of seven children in a state that has not updated its building code in years a homebuilder who cost-effectively sprinklered his parent’s home a sprinkler advocate who counters the popular argument that “sprinklers will price out homebuyers” Don’t miss…

Source:: NFPA – Fire Sprinkler Initiative


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