The supervisory signal at a constantly attended location is not required where the duct smoke detector
activates the building's alarm-indicating appliances.
Hardwired interconnected smoke detectors
all sound at the same time, even if only one detector senses a fire.
A dozen days later, 82-year-old James McDermott and 79-year-old Thelma McDermott died in a fire in their home in Methuen, where there were no working smoke detectors
Domestic smoke detectors
should be checked weekly, however results show that only one in eight test their alarms weekly.
BAHRAIN has been urged to launch a nationwide campaign to promote smoke detectors
in a bid to prevent a repeat of a deadly fire that killed 13 Bangladeshis.
If, however, you live in rented property check your rental agreement as your Landlord may be responsible for fitting and maintaining smoke detectors
in the property.
However, they have had to pay out between RO5,000 and RO6,000 on items not covered, a figure that could have been drastically reduced if they had installed smoke detectors
, which cost about RO5 each.
Install smoke detectors
on every level of your home and near every sleeping area.
This just emphasises the need to install smoke detectors
in your home."
"If they hadn't had the smoke detector
the fire would have gone unnoticed a lot longer and then maybe by 7.30am or 8am we would have had a very different outcome - three fatalities.
Close doors at night - then the sound of a smoke detector
will reach you before the smoke does.
In recording that Mr Tufft died as a result of an accident, the coroner said in this particular case a smoke detector
would not have made any difference.