Home Fire Sprinklers

 Commercial sprinklers save property, home fire sprinklers SAVE LIVES

Additional resources for Surviving a Fire seminar CLICK HERE

Why the interest in home fire sprinklers? The three keys to survive a fire are: smoke alarms, a family escape plan, and home fire sprinklers. READ MORE

The new home fire timeline by the Home Fire Sprinkler Coalition The video shows the speed of today's home fires and the effect fire sprinklers have in keeping the fire tenable. There's even audio, too. WATCH THE VIDEO

Massachusetts House Bill 2481 If passed, it would offer cities and towns the option of requiring home fire sprinklers in new one- and two-family houses. PRESS HERE

Firefighters and home fire sprinklers John Norman (FDNY, retired) tells why he has home fire sprinklers in his home and his families' homes - THIS IS A LARGE FILE - IT WILL TAKE A MINUTE OR TWO TO LOAD WATCH THE VIDEO

Down-loadable documents to promote smoke alarms, family escape plans and home fire sprinklers PRESS HERE

Good Morning America fire safety and fire survival videos PRESS HERE

Other fire safety and fire survival videos PRESS HERE

Interested in the home fire sprinkler requirements in your state? Required in the states of California and Maryand and the District of Columbia and in varying degrees in most other states. To see them all CLICK HERE

Sprinkler Success Stories: How frequently do sprinklers save lives and property - very frequently. These stories document the effectiveness of sprinkler systems and serve as testimonies that can effect legislative change. To see them: CLICK HERE

Sprinkler Myths and Facts: There are those who try to discourage installation of home sprinklers. To see the many myths and facts about home sprinklers CLICK HERE

State Sprinkler Coalitions: NFPA's Fire Sprinkler Initiative provides links to state-based organizations dedicated to advocating for home fire sprinklers. These Web pages support the coalition's efforts while providing useful resources and sprinkler news stories with a local focus. To see if your state is listed CLICK HERE

The Home Fire Sprinkler Coalition: the #1 resource for accurate, noncommercial information and materials for consumers and professionals. CLICK HERE

The National Association of State Fire Marshals (NASFM) Residential Fire Sprinkler Virtual Help Desk. A cornucopia of resources discussing all aspects of home fire sprinklers aimed at home owners, policy makers, water purveyors, community stakeholders, builders and contractors, inspectors. To access this website CLICK HERE

The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA)'s Fire Sprinkler Initiative aims to increase the number of new, one- and two-family homes protected by sprinklers. READ MORE

Fire Team USA is a special day and a half informational / training conference on fire protection and your community. READ MORE

The International Residential Code (IRC) Fire Sprinkler Coalition Website. The IRC Fire Sprinkler Coalition advocates fire sprinkler protection for all new homes. READ MORE

This is a work in progress. We welcome your suggestions for websites that deal with home fire sprinklers, and please spread the word.
Ira Hoffman, owner FSP Books and Videos. My email: ira@Fire-Police-EMS.com