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smoke detector

n.
An alarm device that automatically detects the presence of smoke. Also called smoke alarm.
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M2 PRESSWIRE-August 6, 2019-: Smoke Detector Market Set To Record Rapid Growth At A CAGR Of 8.7% During The Forecast Period 2018-2023 | Million Insights
He was answering Boteti East MP, Mr Sethomo Lelatisitswe, who had asked if the ministry was aware that Letlhakane Primary Hospital Pharmacy did not meet international standards due to lack of alarms or smoke detectors in the rooms.
He added: "These smoke detectors are very important to install in each home or villa.
The Sharjah Prevention and Safety Authority (SPSA) and Sanid have joined hands to ensure all establishments have installed smoke detectors and fire alarm systems.
Government sector employee Yes, authorities should make it mandatory for all building owners to install fire and smoke detectors. People should also be made aware of the importance of buying good electrical appliances.
He said new villas in Dubai already have smoke detectors installed but they are targeting the old villas for the smart detector.
Firefighters returned to the area over the weekend to carry out a "hot strike", fitting smoke detectors for other residents and giving fire safety advice.
It's really simple to test your smoke detectors to make sure they're working.
The experiments involved placing nine clusters of smoke detectors at three locations on the subfloor of a mock data center constructed at FM Global's research campus in West Glocester, RI.
NBCDFW reported, "Hector Montoya saved up for about a year to buy a new PS4 gaming system but decided to put the money to a different use at the last minute: giving smoke detectors to those in need."
Air distribution systems shall be equipped with smoke detectors listed and labeled for installation in air distribution systems, as required by this section.