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The incentive option : how planners and AHJs are engaging homebuilders with an array of creative incentives to encourage the installation of home fire sprinklers / Lorraine Carli.

Topic: 
FIRE--PREVENTION--EQUIPMENT
Author: 
Carli, Lorraine.
Publisher/Date: 
National Fire Protection Association, 2020.
Note: 
In NFPA Journal -- Vol. 114, no. 3 (May/June 2020).
Summary: 
This article discusses the benefits (and success) of "authorities having jurisdiction" (AHJs) offering incentives to home builders for installing home fire sprinklers. Incentives may include higher building density, fewer fire hydrants, or decreased need to expand water system.