Website Drives Sprinkler Message Home
from The Scottsdale Report is also used in the movie. The Scottsdale
Report is an analysis of fire records during the first 10 years
the City of Scottsdale had an ordinance requiring the installation
of residential fire sprinklers in all new homes. This information
compares the average amount of water used by fire sprinklers to
the amount used with fire hoses. It also compares average fire loss
in a home protected by fire sprinklers to an unprotected home.
the movie, the HFSC sent it to various members of the fire service
throughout the country for feedback. Keith said it was very well
received. "Members of fire service were anxious for us to post it
on the Website so they could use it for community education," Keith
visits the HFSC Website can download the timeline movie to view
when they are not on the Internet and to use for presentations.
Viewers do need the "Flash" plug-in, which is also available to
download on the Website at no charge.