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Fire Prevention and Safety

Fact Sheets

The best way to stay safe from fire is to prevent them from happening in the first place. The National Fire Protection Association and the U.S. Fire Administration are great resources for fire safety and prevention information.

Here are some fact sheets created by the Minnesota State Fire Marshal Division that you can share with your family, friends, students and fellow firefighters.

 

Residential Fire Sprinkler Systems

  
As of Jan. 1, 2015, sprinkler systems are required in Minnesota for new houses larger than 4,500 square feet. More information about home fire sprinklers is available from the Home Fire Sprinkler Coalition.

You can test your knowledge of fire sprinklers with our online quiz.