Smoke Alarms Don’t Last Forever

(BPT) – When is the last time you replaced your smoke and carbon monoxide (CO) alarms? Smoke and CO alarms are critical elements of home safety. Yet, many people overlook replacing their batteries — or even the alarms themselves. Fire safety experts have linked the incidence of fatal fires to the absence of alarms. According…

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10 Tips for Holiday Home Safety

It is that time of year again. The stockings are hung, but is your home decorated with proper safety measures to ensure your holiday is without incident. Everything seems to be in high gear, and it is easy to forget about safety during the holidays. Here are 10 important holiday safety tips to make this…

Top 10 Fire Safety Guidelines for Candles

If your planning on using candles to mark special events or create a soothing atmosphere in your home, please remember that open flames are a potential fire hazard. According to the National Fire Protection Association, about 10000 residential fires are caused each year by careless use of candles. Here are the top 10 safety tips…