According to the National Fire Protection Association, almost two-thirds of home fire deaths resulted from fires in properties without working smoke alarms. A working smoke alarm significantly increases your chances of surviving a deadly home fire.
Get some peace of mind and check your smoke alarms today.
The Seattle Fire Department recommends that you install at least one smoke alarm on every level of your home, including the basement. Even better is one in every bedroom.
Do you need smoke alarms in your home? You may qualify for free smoke alarms from the Seattle Fire Department if you meet the following criteria:
• You live in the City of Seattle
• You own and live in your home
• You are living on a low income, are a senior citizen or have a disability.
Seattle residents who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing may qualify for a free strobe smoke alarm.
If you fit these criteria and wish to request the installation of smoke alarms in your home, call the Seattle Fire Department at (206) 386-1337 or send us an E-Mail to learn more about this program.
Learn more about smoke alarms – http://www.seattle.gov/fire/pubEd/smokealarms/smokeAlarms.htm