Translation

String of Tragic New Hampshire Fires Exposes Gaps in Smoke Alarm Protection

Over the past few decades, there have been great strides in public awareness around home fire safety and prevention. One example of this success is around smoke alarms, which shows that most homes now have at least one installed. But even with measures of progress, we continue to see that more work needs to be done around better educating people about the critical importance of properly…

[[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Source:: NFPA – Safety Information


Related Articles

What would you pay for peace of mind in your new home?

By Mike Hazell NFPA’s Matt Klaus reviews NFPA’s sprinkler standard with an attendee at the International Builders’ Show in Las…

Homebuilder group uses misinformation to downplay importance of home fire sprinklers

By nfpa@jiveon.com “Smoke Alarms, Not Sprinkler Mandates, says NAHB.” This title appeared in a recent post on the National Association…

One of NFPA’s key advocates for home fire sprinklers receives national award for burn prevention activities

By nfpa@jiveon.com The American Burn Association (ABA) recently honored firefighter Phil Tammaro, a recent addition to the Fire Sprinkler Initiative’s…