Author: Friel, Thomas J
Date Published: 2005
Publisher: National Fire Academy Executive Fire Officer Program
Keywords: Initiative 14, accident prevention, senior citizens, public education, fire prevention
One click can make a difference in the lives of your loved ones and the firefighters who protect your community.
To address the increase in Maryland residential fire fatalities as compared to the same time last year, a new state law aimed at reducing home fire deaths will require long-life sealed-in battery smoke alarms effective July 1.
Kidde Fire Safety will empower the nearly one million attendees at this year’s CMA Music Festival to be safety super heroes.
Maryland is the most recent state to require that battery-only operated smoke alarms be equipped with sealed-in, 10-year lithium batteries. The new law takes effect on July 1, 2013.
Baltimore City residents now have access to a new tool that will help protect them and the firefighters who serve their communities in the event of a fire.