Translation

New Jersey advocates to rally in support of sprinkler bill awaiting governor’s signature

By Fred Durso, Jr. Sprinkler advocates, legislators, and safety specialists will be letting New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie know that his support for a home fire sprinkler bill is crucial. Members of the New Jersey Fire Sprinkler Coalition are taking part in the New Home Fire Safety Act Advocacy and Support Day, May 5 at the New Jersey State House in Trenton. On board to speak at the event is NFPA, key members of New Jersey’s fire safety organizations, and Assemblyman John Wisniewski, who introduced the legislation to sprinkler new, one- and two-family homes. The bill successfully made its way through the state’s Assembly…

Source:: NFPA – Fire Sprinkler Initiative


Related Articles

Three tips to help college students studying overseas stay fire safe

By nfpa@jiveon.com In 2011, a fast-moving fire swept through a building in Paris that killed four people and injured many…

“Homes are burning so darn fast:” Fire chiefs make convincing argument for home fire sprinklers

By Fred Durso, Jr. Mirroring the position of the Ontario Association of Fire Chiefs, Cynthia Ross Tustin says the time…