New smoke detector laws went into effect Wednesday in the city of Philadelphia.
Change your smoke alarm batteries when you change your clocks, safety officials were urging Philadelphians.
Fire Prevention week is always in October in a nod to the Great Chicago Fire in 1871, and this year experts want to remind you of a life-saving checklist.
Philadelphia City Council today took a step toward requiring that older homes which still have battery-operated smoke alarms must use newer models with batteries that last 10 years.
A woman is dead and a man is injured after a fire in a South Philadelphia home at 2:00 a.m. Sunday.