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NFPA calls for fire sprinklers in all nursing homes
"NFPA has an obligation to be an advocate and lead on issues crucial to safety, in this case, ," says NFPA President James M. Shannon.
by Alisa Wolf (May/June 2003)
NFPA One-Stop Data Shop
U.S. Structure Fires in Nursing Homes
Jennifer Flynn, September 2008
NFPA members: (PDF, 59 KB)
Other visitors: (PDF, 49 KB)
NFPA investigation reports on other nursing home fires
- , 10/30/92 (PDF, 167 KB)
- , 3/13/90 (PDF, 2.6 MB)
- , 10/5/89 (PDF, 292 KB)
- , 1/12/84 (PDF, 227 KB)
- , 3/21/88 (PDF, 844 KB)