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Fire Sprinkler Times Archives

Madison apartment fire contained by fire sprinkler

CITY OF MADISON, WI (July 3, 2018) - City of Madison firefighters responded to a call at the Mills Street apartment building at 2:21 a.m., July 3, 2018 to find the fire contained by an automatic fire sprinkler. The building’s [...]

Fire sprinklers contain truck fire in building

WAUKESHA, WI (May 27, 2018) - Fire sprinklers contained a fire in a large box truck used to deliver cooking oil, May 27th, until the City of Waukesha Fire Department arrived and extinguished the fire. Three sprinklers contained the fire [...]

Hartford Apartment Complex Fire

HARTFORD, WI (February 28, 2018) - On Thursday, Feb. 28th, the Hartford Fire and Rescue were dispatched to the scene of a 12-unit apartment building for report of a cooking fire, smoke and visible flames. This is a newly [...]

Fire sprinklers extinguishes fire in Brookfield restaurant

BROOKFIELD, WI (FEBRUARY 12, 2018) - Monday night at approximately 6:55p.m. the City of Brookfield Fire Department was called regarding a possible chimney fire at the Mr. B’s restaurant in Brookfield. The Brookfield Fire Department was notified by passersby that [...]

Reducing Risk: Water Supply & Fire Department Access

(Appeared in June 2017 issue of The Dispatcher) There have been some recent questions and confusion regarding fire flow calculations for water supply. Fire flow calculations are made to assure there is enough available water for firefighting at specific structures. [...]

Help HFSC Raise Money for Fire Sprinkler Display Box

Concept only. Final will be developed once fundraising goal is reached. What's in the box?... A fire sprinkler to assist your fire department with public education and media outreach efforts. The Home Fire Sprinkler's Coalition's fire sprinkler display [...]

Fire Sprinklers At Work (Summer 2017 Edition)

July 2017 Madison Dumpster Fire East-Side Complex Garage Firefighters responded to 1606 Fordem Avenue to investigate an alarm activation. Residents were standing outside as Engine 3’s crew separated to check all three floors and the garage. A slight haze [...]