How to Control Sprinkler Flow in Mid- and High-Rise Buildings

The sprinkler system has activated and extinguished a fire midway up a building. Now what?

If responding firefighters aren’t careful they can easily snatch defeat from the jaws of victory and make a small fire into a major headache.

Miami-Dade (FL) Fire Lieutenant Nassoma Morgan and Captain Bill Gustin offer sprinkler flow training for just this scenario.

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The sprinkler system has activated and extinguished a fire midway up a building. Now what? If responding firefighters aren’t careful they can easily snatch defeat from the jaws of victory and make a small fire into a major headache. Miami-Dade (FL) Fire Lieutenant Nassoma Morgan and Captain Bill Gustin offer sprinkler flow training for just […]

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