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Latest Northern Illinois Fire Sprinkler Advisory Board Stories

2015-02-24 16:30:52

ORLAND PARK, Ill., Feb. 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- On the morning of February 21, two fire sprinklers quickly extinguished a flash fire at a single-family home in Park Ridge.

2015-02-11 12:29:34

BARTLETT, Ill., Feb. 11, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Last year, Illinois experienced 104 civilian residential fire deaths.

2014-06-11 20:23:11

ORLAND PARK, Ill., June 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Early this morning, a fire tore through a home in an unincorporated area of southwest suburban Mokena, killing an elderly couple before they

2014-05-09 20:24:03

ORLAND PARK, Ill., May 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On Wednesday, May 7, a single fire sprinkler extinguished a kitchen fire in the Spinning Wheel Apartments high-rise building in Hinsdale.

2014-05-09 16:25:56

ORLAND PARK, Ill., May 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Gregg Huennekens, CEO of USA Fire Protection, Lake Forest, Ill., received the Golden Sprinkler Award, the highest honor awarded by the National


Word of the Day
gammon
  • To play, gamble.
  • To impose upon; delude; trick; humbug; also, to joke; chaff.
  • A deceitful game or trick; trickery; humbug; nonsense.
The word 'gammon' in the sense of 'joke, trick' may come from 'backgammon'.
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