NFSA Reacts to Fire Sprinkler Incentive Act in 115th Congress

On March 9th, Senators Susan Collins (R-Maine) and Tom Carper (D-Delaware) filed the Fire Sprinkler Incentive Act (FSIA), while Representatives Tom Reed (R- New York) and Jim Langevin (D-Rhode Island) introduced the companion House legislation, to encourage building owners to invest in life-saving fire safety upgrades. The FSIA strengthens tax incentives for building owners to retrofit their properties with fire sprinkler systems. This action will protect their occupants and property [...]

2018-01-25T22:09:01+00:00

Fire Sprinklers At Work (Fall/Winter 2016 Edition)

DECEMBER 2016 WAUKESHA MUNICIPAL GARAGE The fire sprinkler system at the city’s municipal garage confined a fire in a dump truck. Firefighters used a small water can to fully extinguish the fire. The remainder of the city’s snow and heavy equipment fleet was not damaged by the fire. No injuries were reported. City of Waukesha Fire Department press release OCONOMOWOC MULTIFAMILY BUILDING The fire sprinkler system in the building extinguished [...]

2018-01-28T16:43:47+00:00