New Jersey Fire Officials want retrofit laws. PDF Print E-mail

New Jersey fire officials are asknig lawmakers for regulations to refrofit all buildings 75 feet high or higher with full sprirnkler systems. Maknig New Jersey the first state in the nation requiring sprinkler systems in older high rise buildings. New Jersey was the first state requiring sprinklers in college dorms after a fire killed 3 fireshmen at Seton Hall in 2000.


LAS VEGAS (AP) - Firefighters are crediting an automatic sprinkler with preventing the spread of flames in a two-alarm fire in a West Las Vegas business this morning.



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