Fire Safety News Reel: 8/16/2019

Welcome to Friday’s News Reel, a round-up of fire safety stories in five different categories from the week to help demonstrate the importance of fire safety and its prevalence in everyday life.  Our stories for this week are:

TRAGIC: Daycare Fire Demonstrates the Importance of Better Fire Protection Coverage

INTERESTING: Tesla works with the NFPA to tackle the unique challenge of extinguishing electric car fires 

TECHNICAL: Viking Introduces Stainless Steel Fusible Link Sprinkler

BIZARRE: Mattress Fire Caused by “Trying to Kill Bed Bugs with Cigarette” 

WILD CARD: MLB Braves Player Makes Big Mess with Fire Extinguisher