Smoke Detectors

Change smoke detector batteries when clocks are changed to or from daylight saving time, each spring and fall.


Smoke Detectors and E.D.I.T.H:A working smoke detector cuts the risk of dying in a home fire by nearly half.  Smoke detectors should be placed on each floor of the home, located in the hallway near bedrooms. 

 

“Change Your Clock, Change Your Battery” Program urges Americans to adopt a lifesaving habit

 

E.D.I.T.H (Exit Drills in the Home) should be planned and practiced at least once a month to assure your family of a fire escape route.