Illinois Chapter

NFSA Illinois Chapter Meeting
Thursday, May 14, 2020


The Chapter Board has decided to cancel the in-person May 14, 2020 meeting to adhere to social distancing.

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The Illinois Chapter of the National Fire Sprinkler Association is dedicated to advancing the fire sprinkler concept throughout the state. The chapter works closely with the grassroots organization Northern Illinois Fire Sprinkler Advisory Board to effect a widespread acceptance of fire sprinklers across the region.

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NFSA Illinois Chapter Meetings are now approved by Illinois OSFM for 1-hour of continuing education

Your Illinois Fire Sprinkler Team



CHAIR    Edward Kadlec Jr., C.L. Doucette, Inc.

VICE CHAIR    Alan Jacobs, Shambaugh & Son

TREASURER    Matt Clegg, Valley Fire Protection Systems, LLC

SECRETARY    David Rosso, Reliable Automatic Sprinkler Co., Inc

Illinois Sprinkler News


Sprinkler Save from a Laundry Fire in Belleville, Illinois

A single fire sprinkler activated late Monday evening, saving a 180-bed skilled nursing center.

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NFSA and FE Moran Provides FREE TRAINING to Fire Officials

NFSA Regional Manager Ron Ritchey provided training to local and state fire officials from Indiana and Illinois.

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Northern Illinois Fire Sprinkler Advisory Board Promotes Erik Hoffer as New Executive Director

The Northern Illinois Fire Sprinkler Advisory Board (NIFSAB) and the National Fire Sprinkler Association (NFSA) named Erik Hoffer as the organization’s new Executive Director.

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