NFPA president joins Massachusetts state fire marshal in lauding national sprinkler efforts

By Fred Durso, Jr. NFPA President Jim Pauley complimented attendees at the 2015 Fire Sprinkler Initiative Summit in Boston for continuing to stand their ground in support of home fire sprinklers. Noting what has been an uphill battle in many states, Pauley offered NFPA’s continued support as advocates continue their efforts across North America. “From the NFPA perspective, we’re in this for the long haul,” said Pauley. “Thank you for what you do, for fighting what is a difficult battle.” Exemplifying Pauley’s comments, a handful of states have filed anti-sprinkler legislation this year, including Tennessee, Nevada, and Minnesota. However, Pauley was quick to point…

Source:: NFPA – Fire Sprinkler Initiative


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