Smoke Alarm Safety


Did you know that approximately 3 out of 5 deaths related to fires occur in homes in which no smoke alarms are installed or the alarms that are installed are not properly functioning?

Are smoke alarms installed throughout your home?  If so, when is the last time you tested them?

Smoke alarms are essential to fire safety; they reduce not only deaths related to fires but also injuries.  They provide an advance warning of a fire and allow you to escape what could be an extremely devastating situation.

You can learn more about smoke alarm safety and how smoke alarms save lives from the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA).  Click on the below link to read their safety tips!

NFPA’s Smoke Alarm Safety Tip Sheet


Source: National Fire Protection Association (NFPA)