NFPA's "Fire Sprinkler Initiative: Bringing Safety Home" provides resources for the fire service and other sprinkler advocates who want to demonstrate the need for home fire sprinklers in their community.
The mission of the international nonprofit NFPA, established in 1896, is to reduce the worldwide burden of fire and other hazards on the quality of life by providing and advocating consensus codes and standards, research, training, and education.
In this op/ed on DesMoinesRegister.com, a reader writes in about the Iowa Home Builders Association's opposition to residential fire sprinkler mandates in the new housing code. "Do they attach so little value to what they build that they wouldn't try to build in devices to protect it?" he writes. Read the op/ed.