Media, fire service turn out to underscore new study on economic impact of fire in unsprinklered homes

By During an event held this week, the public was alerted to a new Canadian study underscoring the economic loss associated with fires occurring in unsprinklered homes. The media and Canada’s fire service officials attended the event, which included

Source:: NFPA – Fire Sprinkler Initiative

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