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Losing disabled daughter in home fire, mother demands fire sprinklers

By nfpa@jiveon.com Right before Christmas, 74-year-old Janice Tyrrell got a phone call every parent dreads. The caller stated that there had been a fire at the home of her daughter, Theresa Freeman, a 55-year-old disabled woman. “On the day it happened, we got a

Source:: NFPA – Fire Sprinkler Initiative


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