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Town passes fire sprinkler ordinance for new homes following successful pitch by fire chief

By nfpa@jiveon.com It was Christmas Eve, and a teenaged Paul Zbikowski was with his family when a fire erupted in the upstairs unit of the two-family home. Once noticing the fire, Zbikowski scooped his two brothers off the living room floor and ran for safety

Source:: NFPA – Fire Sprinkler Initiative


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