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Philadelphia Fire Department Sets Record For Fewest Fire Deaths In City’s History

Philadelphia fire officials say fewer people died in fires in 2012 than at any other time in the city’s history. But they’re hoping to get the number lower still.


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Turning Back The Clock? Don’t Forget To Change The Battery In Your Smoke Detector!

Can you believe it’s time to turn back the clock? Tonight is the night you gain an extra hour of sleep, but Philadelphia’s Fire Commissioner hopes that before you hit the hay, you’ll do one thing that could save your life.


Free Smoke Alarm Hotline

Members of the Philadelphia Fire Department want to remind households that they can get smoke alarms for free. Call 215-686-1176 to get a free smoke alarm and keep your home and family safe.