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This Winter, Be Prepared

  • Unattended cooking is the #1 cause of home fires in the United States.
  • Keep fire extinguishers on every level of your home, especially in the kitchen and near the fire places.
  • 2 of every 5 decoration fires happen because decorations are placed too close to a heat source.
  • Ensure you completely put out candles before leaving the room or going to bed.
  • Be aware of carbon monoxide as the temperatures begin to drop.
  • Carbon monoxide is an odorless, colorless, poisonous gas and can
    be from any fuel-burning device.

Safety Tips

  • Install carbon monoxide alarms on every level and in every bedroom.
  • Test carbon monoxide alarms regularly.
  • Replace batteries every six months.
  • Alarms don’t last forever, remember to replace.
  • Never leave a car running in an attached garage.
  • Do not use generators, gas powered tools or grills inside the home.
  • Plan and practice an escape route with your family.
  • If your carbon monoxide alarm does sound, leave the home
    immediately for fresh air and call 911.

Sources of
Carbon Monoxide

CO can be produced by any fuel-burning device,
such as a furnace, boiler, stove and cars.

  • Furnace
  • Dryer Vent
  • Chimney

Remember P.A.S.S.

Have fire extinguishers on every level and in common spaces, especially the kitchen and know how to use it.

  • Pull the Pin
  • Aim at the base of the fire
  • Squeeze the trigger
  • Sweep from side to side

Recommended Placement

Smoke Alarm
One on every level and in every bedroom

Carbon Monoxide Alarm
One on every level and in every bedroom

Fire Extinguisher
One on every level, plus kitchen and garage

Help Protect Your Home and Family with Alarms and Fire Extinguishers

Product 1

Carbon Monoxide Alarm with 10-Year Battery and Digital Temperature Display

This CO alarm alerts you to elevated carbon monoxide levels
and has a digital display showing temperature.
The built-in 10-year sealed battery offers continuous
protection for the life of the alarm.

Product 2

Carbon Monoxide Alarm, Battery Powered

This carbon monoxide alarm is battery powered,
making it portable and easy to use anywhere, even
in the event of a power outage.

product3

Carbon Monoxide Plug-In Alarm with Battery Backup

This carbon monoxide alarm plugs into any standard
electrical socket to monitor CO levels in your home.
The user-friendly design features battery backup to allow for
continuous monitoring, even in the event of a power outage.

product5

Combination Photoelectric Smoke and Carbon Monoxide Alarm with 10-Year Battery

This low-profile alarm detects both smoke and
carbon monoxide. The slim, easy-to-install design has a
10-year sealed battery that lasts the life of the alarm.

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Rechargeable Home Fire Extinguisher

UL Rated 1-A:10-B:C with durable metal head
designed to meet demanding needs. Also equip
with metal pull pin with safety seal to deter
accidental discharge and discourage tampering.

PRO5 - Office Beneath Desk - Rechargeable Heavy Duty Plus Fire Extinguisher UL Rated 3-A-40-B-C - First Alert - Fire Extinguishers - FE3A40GR - 12 Year Limited Warranty

Rechargeable Heavy Duty Fire Extinguisher

UL rated 3-A:40-B:C heavy duty extinguisher is portable and rechargeable. The m tal gauge resists corrosion, easy-to-read color coded gauge provides accurate measurement.