Vision 20/20’s Home Safety Guide

Vision 20/20 has released an excellent and detailed guide on how to create an effective home safety visit program in your department. It is also handy for the public to use to ensure home safety.

Home Safety Guide

Kidde Tools for Safety Educators

Is Your Home Affected by Maryland’s Smoke Alarm Law?

As of July 1, 2013, Maryland law requires homeowners to replace existing battery-operated smoke alarms with ones containing a 10-year sealed battery.
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Maryland Smoke Alarm Fact Sheet

A downloadable flyer that briefly explains smoke alarms and their use in Maryland as well as nationally.
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The Facts about 10 Year Sealed Smoke Alarm Technology

As of July 1, 2013, homeowners with battery-powered smoke alarms must update to long-life sealed-in battery smoke alarms. This law applies to homes with alarms more than 10 years old.
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Ionization and Photoelectric Smoke Alarms

Get up to speed on the difference between Ionization and Photoelectric Smoke Alarms and the reason why it's best to have both in your household protecting you and your family.

Smoke Alarm Fact Sheet

The most important things you need to know are smoke alarms save lives and they should be in every home. Follow these important smoke alarm safety measures.

Smart Choices in Smoke Alarm Placement

Home is where most people feel the safest – but it’s also where you are most likely to experience a fatal fire. According to the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), 85 percent of all fire fatalities – close to 2,650 people annually – occur in a home.
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Smoke Alarm FAQ

We've compiled a thorough list of questions homeowners have about smoke alarms. From the various types of smoke alarms available on the market, to which smoke alarm is best equipped to protect you and your family.

Smoke Alarm Replacement Flyer

We provide you with a downloadable PDF that can be used to educate you, your family and friends on the importance of smoke alarm replacement.
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