The Knox-Box® Rapid Entry System is a secure emergency access program developed for property owners and first responders.
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.
Carbon monoxide (CO) is a gas. It has no odor. CO gas is poisonous. It can make a person feel sick and can be deadly. Devices that burn fuel can be sources of carbon monoxide.
Disasters can happen anywhere and at any time. By taking the time to create an emergency supplies kit, your family will be prepared in the event of a disaster.
Your ability to get out depends on advance warning from smoke alarms and advance planning. For easy planning, download this NFPA Escape Planning Grid.
Keep them at least 3 feet (1 meter) away from anything that can burn – including you. Shut off and unplug heaters when you leave your home or go to bed.
Staying safe around the house is important for everyone, but especially for seniors, who may be facing health problems and limited mobility.
Why are there so many types of fire extinguisers and what type do I need for my home? Learn the basics on how to use and what to use them on.