Expired? Smoke Detection

Most of us pay attention to expiration dates on food and medical prescriptions. But, have you ever considered the expiration date of a smoke alarm? Yes, these potentially life-saving devices have lives of their own and expire after about 10 years or 87,000 hours of service. See the FREAS SharePoint page under Safety for more information on this topic and previous Weekly Safety Messages.

Always Be Prepared

September is National Preparedness Month. FEMA and the American Red Cross define preparedness as being equipped with the supplies you may need during an emergency event or a natural disaster. Keep these items in a kit or bag you can use at home or take with you in case of an evacuation.

Always Be Prepared

September is National Preparedness Month. FEMA and the American Red Cross define preparedness as being equipped with the supplies you may need during and emergency event or a natural disaster.