Smoke Alarms Save Lives

picture of smoke alarmA working smoke alarm provides vital early warning and extra time to escape if there is a fire in your home. Every house should have at least one working smoke alarm. Basic alarms cost under $10 and can be purchased at local hardware or variety stores.

If you or someone you know needs a smoke alarm and cannot afford to purchase or install it, the William Cameron Engine Company may be able to help. Call the department at 524-2295 for more information.

Remember to Change Alarm Batteries Yearly and Test Alarms Weekly

Your smoke alarm can save you only if it is in proper working condition. Smoke alarms require simple but regular maintenance.

Guidelines for Installing Smoke Alarms

Where not to install a smoke alarm