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Sprinkler activation in commercial facility underscores missing safety feature in town’s new homes

By nfpa@jiveon.com In November, a fire occurred at the National Wood Products of Maine in the town of Oxford. According to the Sun Journal, the fire erupted in a room housing a piece of machinery at risk of starting accidental fires. Since the building was

Source:: NFPA – Fire Sprinkler Initiative


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