More Than 1 Million Smoke Alarms Recalled More than one million Kidde hard-wired smoke and combination smoke and carbon monoxide alarms have been recalled because they could fail following a power outage, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission said Thursday.
Local Red Cross Officials Say There's Been A Huge Jump In Fires Recently
Phila. Fire Department Gets $$ For Smoke Alarms For Deaf ResidentsFor the second time this week, the Philadelphia Fire Department has gotten a nice donation for smoke detectors. But this time, it's for people who can't hear the regular ones.
Ten-Year Smoke Alarms Now Required in Older Philadelphia Homes New smoke detector laws went into effect Wednesday in the city of Philadelphia.
Time To Change Batteries In Old-Style Smoke Alarms, Philadelphia Officials SayChange your smoke alarm batteries when you change your clocks, safety officials were urging Philadelphians.
EXPERT: Life-Saving Checklist For Fire SafetyFire 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 Set To Require Longer-Life Batteries In Old-Home Smoke AlarmsPhiladelphia 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.
Fire In South Philadelphia Claims The Life Of An Elderly Woman, Injures One ManA woman is dead and a man is injured after a fire in a South Philadelphia home at 2:00 a.m. Sunday.