Pleasantville, NJ – Sprinklers help extinguish mattress fire at high-rise apartment building; No injuries reported

City firefighters extinguished a mattress fire Tuesday evening in one of the city’s new downtown high-rise buildings. No injuries were reported in the fire, which was reported 7:23 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 10 at apartment … Continue Reading ››

Harrisonburg, VA – Fire department credits sprinkler system for extinguishing grease fire at apartment building

According to a release by the Harrisonburg Fire Department, a residential sprinkler system is to thank for saving a city apartment complex.  Around 2:30 p.m. on Monday, January 9th, firefighters responded to the 100 … Continue Reading ››

Springfield, IL – No injuries in apartment arson fire controlled with help from sprinkler system

Four apartments in the Near North Village building at Fourth and Madison streets sustained water damage Tuesday night after a fire was started in a hallway. Springfield Fire Chief Barry Helmerichs said someone apparently … Continue Reading ››

Reporting on lives and property saved by fire sprinklers

Total Saves: 2,681