2019 – Issue 1

National Fire Sprinkler Association Applauds Plainfield Illinois as It Institutes Grant Program for Installation of Fire Sprinkler Systems in Historic District Businesses

National Fire Sprinkler Association Applauds Plainfield Illinois as It Institutes Grant Program for Installation of Fire Sprinkler Systems in Historic District Businesses

PLAINFIELD, IL (February 15, 2019) — The National Fire Sprinkler Association extends its heartiest congratulations to our partners in life safety: Plainfield Fire Chief Jon Stratton, Fire Marshal Mary Kay Ludemann, their Board of Trustees and the Village of Plainfield, Illinois, upon the enactment of the Plainfield Historic Commercial District Fire and Life Safety...
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Successful Activations (Winter Edition 2019)

Successful Activations (Winter Edition 2019)

JANUARY 2019 Third-Floor Apartment Fire Put Out By Sprinklers NAPERVILLE, IL (January 24, 2019) — Naperville firefighters responded to a 9-1-1 call about a fire in a third-floor apartment. Upon arrival, they discovered smoke from the unit and activation of the sprinkler system. One resident of the unit where the fire was extinguished was...
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I Can’t Save You, But I’ll Die Trying – Dr. Burton Clark Book

OpenLine January 23, 2019 Click for Full Interview Fire remains a leading cause of death in the U.S with more than 3,500 killed and 15,000,000 injuries each year, along with $15,000,000,000 in property loss. But according to retired Fire Officer, and FEMA Executive Fire Officer, Dr. Burton Clark, “fire” continues to remain very low...
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