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Learn about smoke alarms

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Why should I have a working smoke alarm? 371 more words

Fire Safety

Security Alert

Warning! Space less than 2 inches. Air in short supply. The alarms are ringing, every muscle in my body is stiff. My brain is not functioning. 409 more words


Early Observations

I wasn’t happy to get out of bed before 6 am, but the chirping of the smoke detector in my room kept me from sleeping. God rewarded me for my efforts in starting the day hours earlier than I normally do, or perhaps He was actually compensating me. 152 more words


Visiting a Senior this weekend?

Most seniors will not ask for help.  So this weekend when you are visiting your senior family members take time to have a closer look and review how they are coping with day to day tasks and check they have what they need to be safe in their own home. 251 more words


5x500: "Smoke Detector"

Oh hey, remember that time I used to post poems on Tuesdays over on 5×500? Apparently it’s still that time. This week’s poem is about… 20 more words


Smoke Detector

I’ve spent my whole life encased in plastic
awaiting tragedy. A light flashes
green to inform those near me I’m working,
processing only what’s in front of me. 75 more words


Smoke Inhalation - Part 1

The number one cause of death related to fires is smoke inhalation. An estimated 50-80% of fire deaths are the result of smoke inhalation injuries rather than burns.   730 more words