One smoke alarm saved four lives. During the early hours of a Sunday morning on 6/22/08, a family was alerted by the sound of a smoke alarm. The husband investigated and found a large fire in the garage. The family of four exited the home and neighbors called in the fire. One smoke alarm saved four lives.
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A HOME ESCAPE PLAN
A HOME ESCAPE PLAN is something the whole family must be involved in.....and practiced so that each person knows exactly what to do.
Trees used indoors for the holidays account for approximately 400 fires annually, resulting in 10 deaths, 80 injuries and more than $15 million in property damage. Be Safe!
View the attached video that shows what happens in less than 60 seconds when a Christmas tree catches on fire.
For further information view the National Institute of Standards and Technology web site athttp://fire.nist.gov/.