Sprinkler System Credited with Containing Printing Biz Fire

Posted: 2/5/2016

Sprinkler System Saves Printing Business | F.E. Moran Fire protection

Burlington, IA -- Firefighters responded to a fire at a printing company in Iowa.  The fire was started in an office.

Luckily, the company had fire sprinklers installed.  They activated and kept the fire at bay, fire officials reported.

Employees were able to evacuate the building and firefighters used a fire extinguisher to put out the remaining fire.

The fire started in a light fixture in a small office.  It caused the plastic to melt and drop onto the desk and chair.  Damage was contained to the office and is estimated to be less than $4,000.  Employees were able to return to work the same day. 

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