gas station http://wrvo.org en NY state considers easing fire suppression requirement for gas stations http://wrvo.org/post/ny-state-considers-easing-fire-suppression-requirement-gas-stations <p>Assemblyman Anthony Brindisi (D-Utica) is urging New York state to keep the requirement that all gas stations have fire suppressant systems above their gas pumps. The New York State Code Council has proposed abolishing that regulation, but Brinidisi says that could put drivers at risk.<br><br>"These fire suppression systems act like having a firefighter already at the gas station. So if an incident does occur, the suppression system kicks in right away, and minimizes the risk of injury or even worse, potential death," he said.<br> Wed, 18 Sep 2013 20:07:57 +0000 Gino Geruntino 44362 at http://wrvo.org NY state considers easing fire suppression requirement for gas stations