Fla. gov. supports sprinkler installation
Florida condominium owners who are looking to put off installing fire sprinklers are out of luck. Fla. Gov. Charlie Crist vetoed a bill that would have given those building owners until 2025 to install sprinklers. By vetoing the bill, those owners must install sprinklers by 2014. Here's what the gov said:
"I am sensitive to the costs of installing fire sprinkler systems, especially in these challenging economic times. However in the event of an emergency, public safety ... outweigh(s) all other considerations."Here's the story And speaking of sprinklers, the NFPA is doing some convincing pr on their effectiveness. Check out these pictures. Wish I could post them for you. Sorry I can't do that you know. You gotta click here to see them.