News Releases

News Releases 2017-04-03T14:38:27+00:00


November 22, 2016 – Common Voices is working to promote and share information from the Coalition's newest advocate, Sher Grogg during the 2016 Holiday season. The Advocates' Coalition is kicking off a holiday safety campaign [...]

Tragic Massachusetts Fire Underscores Need for Fire Sprinklers in Townhomes, Says Common Voices

December 9, 2015 – Lynn, Massachusetts just experienced something that no town or community wants to experience, a fire in an apartment building without fire sprinklers. This fire leaves 4 citizens dead, and many with [...]

Wisconsin Burn Survivor’s Story and Fire Sprinkler Advocacy Earn Award from Wisconsin Broadcasting Association

Press release courtesy of the Wisconsin Chapter of the National Fire Sprinkler Association: The theme of the PSA is “If you had the power to prevent fire injuries and deaths, wouldn’t you use it?” It [...]

Texas Fire Service Supports Representative Galindo’s Residential High-Rise Fire Sprinkler Bill

March 19, 2015 – Texas fire service organizations representing over 54,000 Texas firefighters are joining with national fire organizations to endorse Representative Rick Galindo’s bill, HB 3089. The bill would require residential high-rise buildings in [...]

Representative Galindo Takes Step to Save Lives in Texas; Introduces Residential High-Rise Fire Sprinkler Bill

Pleasant View, TN (March 12, 2015) – Just two-and-a-half months after a fatal fire killed eight senior citizens in the Wedgwood residential high-rise in Castle Hills, Texas Representative Rick Galindo has filed a bill to [...]

Three National Organizations Join Together To Commend Connecticut Fire Sprinkler Coalition

March 9, 2015—Three national fire service organizations are joining together to applaud the Connecticut Fire Sprinkler Coalition for its proactive leadership dedicated to saving lives. The National Fallen Firefighters Foundation (NFFF), Phoenix Society for Burn [...]