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Addressing the Performance of Sprinkler Systems: NFPA 25 and Other Strategies

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Fire Protection Research Foundation report: "Addressing the Performance of Sprinkler Systems: NFPA 25 and Other Strategies" (PDF, 434 KB)
Date of issue: February 2014

Introduction

On December 9 and 10, 2013, the Fire Protection Research Foundation hosted a workshop in Chicago, IL that examined the performance of sprinkler systems. The objective of the workshop was to develop possible solutions to sprinkler system design and installation deficiencies that can lead to performance issues.