Children don't always awake when a smoke alarm activates. Read about what you can do to keep children in your household safe during a fire.
Your ability to get out of your house during a fire depends on advance warning from smoke alarms and advance planning. Check out useful tips for developing an escape plan in the event of an emergency.
Smoke alarms are a key part of a home fire escape plan. When there is a fire, smoke spreads fast. Working smoke alarms give you early warning so you can get outside quickly.