This news release was from April of this year, but it acts as proof that sprinkler systems are an asset that you should consider installing whether your home or business is yet to be built or is already in place. Although fire sprinklers are not considered as life-safety systems by definition of fire code, they can and have saved many lives many times. Honest (fire) Engine!
Firefighters respond to kitchen fire, find automatic sprinkler extinguished fire | #ESC_LLC #SprinklerSaves #Fire #FireFighters | “This is proof positive that fire sprinklers are a great investment,” says John Larkin, ESC Senior Partner. Read about it: http://ow.ly/dQ1E30qxObI
Firefighters arrived to the 100 block of North Livingston Street at 6:15 p.m. Crews made their way to the fourth floor of an apartment building where they encountered water in the hallway.
According to an incident report, firefighters found that the building’s fire sprinkler system had activated and extinguished the fire. Officials said the water had also made its way to the apartments below.
To learn more about fire sprinkler systems, begin by reading the information on our sprinkler page (click here), then feel free to connect with someone on my team (click here)! -John Larkin, ESC Senior Partner