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Lax sprinklers laws put lives at risk
Safety of seniors is being put behind cost savings when it comes to installing potentially life-saving sprinklers in old retirement homes, says the president of the Ontario Association of Fire Chiefs.

January 21, 2009  By The Toronto Star


Safety of seniors is being put behind cost
savings when it comes to installing potentially life-saving sprinklers
in old retirement homes, says the president of the Ontario Association
of Fire Chiefs. As the Toronto Star reports, Richard Boyes says it is
"frustrating" that provincial regulations have failed to require
sprinkler systems in all retirement homes. | READ MORE


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