National Fire Sprinkler Association Spotlights San-Francisco High-Rise Fire That Underscores the Need for Fire Sprinklers on Residential Floors: High-Rise Complex Site of Second Fire in Two Years
November 21, 2020 16:33 ET | National Fire Sprinkler Association
SAN FRANCISCO, CA, Nov. 21, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- On Friday, November 20th, fire erupted at The Gateway Apartments in San Francisco’s Financial District. The three-alarm blaze, which started on...
National Fire Sprinkler Association Applauds New Jersey Fire Sprinkler Advisory Board and Partners for Fire Sprinkler Outreach During Fire Prevention Week
October 06, 2020 17:14 ET | National Fire Sprinkler Association
Morris County, New Jersey, Oct. 06, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- On Thursday, October 1st, the New Jersey Fire Sprinkler Advisory Board (NJFSAB) held a fire sprinkler demonstration at the Morris County,...
National Fire Sprinkler Association Applauds Inclusion of Fire Sprinkler Retrofit Grants in 2021 Transportation- HUD Appropriations Bill
July 31, 2020 23:54 ET | National Fire Sprinkler Association
Washington, DC, July 31, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today (July 31ST, 2020) the U.S. House of Representatives passed the FY 2021 funding bill for the Department of Housing and Urban Development...
Suspicious Fire in Unsprinklered Los Angeles High-Rise Leads to Eight Injuries, One Critical
January 29, 2020 16:33 ET | National Fire Sprinkler Association
Los Angeles, California, Jan. 29, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today, January 29th, a fire that is now being deemed suspicious broke out at a Los Angeles, California high-rise. A suspect is in custody...
Deadly Las Vegas Fire Underscores the Importance of Fire Sprinklers
December 23, 2019 08:49 ET | National Fire Sprinkler Association
Las Vegas, NV, Dec. 23, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- On December 21st, an early morning fire in a Las Vegas apartment building claimed the lives of six people, with reports of more injured, several of...
National Fire Sprinkler Association Applauds Senator Smith and Senator Klobuchar on Filing of Public Housing Fire Safety Act of 2019
December 18, 2019 16:30 ET | National Fire Sprinkler Association
Washington, DC, Dec. 18, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- On November 27th, an early morning fire in a Minneapolis high-rise building claimed the lives of five people, with several other reports of...
National Fire Sprinkler Association Call to Action in Wake of Tragic Minneapolis High-Rise Fire
November 27, 2019 18:26 ET | National Fire Sprinkler Association
Minneapolis, MN, Nov. 27, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- On November 27th, an early morning fire in a Minneapolis High-Rise Residential building claimed the lives of five people, with several other...