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The Philip J. DiNenno Prize awarded to the affordable home smoke alarm

The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) today announced that the affordable home smoke alarm is the technical achievement to receive the inaugural Philip J. DiNenno Prize. The award and $50,000 in prize money was presented today at NFPA’s Conference and Expo to Lyman Blackwell who co-developed the smoke alarm with the late Duane Pearsall.

Source:: NFPA – News Releases


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