Smoke Detector Facts
Smoke detectors have led to a nearly 50 percent decrease in deaths in fires since the 1970s, according to the National Fire Protection Association. They are highly effective at quickly detecting smoke and fire and giving building occupants enough time to...
Visit NFPA's "Smoke Alarm Central" for the latest information. NFPA says that
properly installed and maintained smoke alarms play a vital role in reducing fire ...
Smoke Detector Facts. Over 93 percent of homes in the U. S. now have at least
one smoke detector. As the number of smoke detectors in homes increased over
SMOKE ALARMS. Fast Facts. ▫ Properly installed and maintained smoke alarms
save lives and protect against injury and loss due to fire.**. ▫ The fire death rate ...
Smoke detectors are devices that are mounted on the wall or ceiling and
automatically sound a warning when they sense smoke or other products of
Choosing the Right Smoke Alarm. According to a study by the National Fire
Protection Association (NFPA), an estimated 890 lives could be saved each year
Feb 22, 2010 ... Editor's note: This article is an edited transcript of the live seminar Alarming Facts
About Smoke Detectors. To view the recorded course, click ...
SMOKE ALARM FACTS & QUESTIONS. Information obtained from the National
Fire Protection Association and the International Association of Fire Chiefs.
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A smoke detector constantly monitors the air 24 hours a day. At the end of 10 ...
Facts about smoke alarms and smoke alarm ownership. The Home Office draws
upon four main sources for its statistical information: Statistical returns from fire ...