Bringing Safety Home…
with Residential Fire Sprinklers




Click on the images above to view the Illinois Fire Sprinkler Coalition's two public service announcements
: The first PSA (left) features Hank Clemmensen, fire chief of the Palatine Rural Fire Protection District and president of the International Association of Fire Chiefs. The second PSA (right) features a side-by-side comparison of a fire sprinkler-protected fire and an unsprinklered fire.

In-Depth Look at Firefighter Life Safety Initiative #15

  • Roughly 85% of all civilian structure fire deaths in 2010 resulted from home structure fires.
  • In reported fires, the risk of dying decreases by about 80% when fire sprinklers are present.