In the event of a fire, having a working smoke alarm could mean the difference between life and death for you and your loved ones! Having properly installed and maintained smoke alarms will provide an early warning signal so you and your family can escape, unharmed.
The Lakeland Fire Department offers free smoke alarms to those who cannot afford them due to financial circumstances. However, to keep the program available for those who are truly in need, we ask that you attest to the following:
Smoke alarms are designed to keep everyone fire safe, this includes the deaf and hard of hearing (HOH). Those who are deaf or hard of hearing may not be able to depend on traditional smoke alarms to alert them. Learn more about smoke alarms for the hearing impaired here.
Las alarmas de humo son una parte importante de mantener a su familia a salvo del fuego en el hogar. Es importante tener instalados detectores de humo en cada residencia. Obtenga más información sobre las alarmas de humo del hogar aquí.