Canadian Association of Fire Chiefs call for wider use of sprinkler systems in new homes.

The Homestretch

House fires are burning hotter and faster than ever before. That's because homes across the country have more flammable furniture and open-concept layouts. The Canadian Association of Fire Chiefs is calling for wider use of sprinkler systems in new homes. They also want to see that in the national building code, which is currently being updated. Ken Block is Edmonton's Fire Chief. He's also the President of the Canadian Association of Fire Chiefs.

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