2020 Home Fire Sprinkler Week Media Room
2020 Home Fire Sprinkler Week Resources
May 17-23 is Home Fire Sprinkler Week, uniting safety advocates nationwide around the extreme risks of home fires and the need for more home fire sprinkler protection. For the first time, Home Fire Sprinkler Week 2020 will be entirely virtual with suggested daily social media themes and a Facebook Live event on Wednesday, May 20th at 10 am CT. The live event will present a dramatic house fire to demonstrate the speed of home fires and the difference in damage between identical sprinklered and unsprinklered rooms. The event will feature remarks from:
U.S. Fire (USFA) Administrator Chief Keith Bryant
International Association of Fire Chiefs (IAFC) President Chief Gary Ludwig
National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) President Jim Pauley
Home Fire Sprinkler Coalition (HFSC) President Lorraine Carli
HFSC encourages media use of all its resources, including those on this page. To schedule an interview and for additional information or material, please contact Peg Paul at (815) 592-9278.
Home Fire Sprinkler Week is Going Virtual
NFPA and Home Fire Sprinkler Coalition announce week of action to address America’s home fire problem.
Dramatic footage of a living-room fire with and without home fire sprinklers. (broadcast quality)
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