Smoke Detectors

First Battalion Detroit firefighter Michael Joiner says he's seen many fires where there were no working smoke detectors. (WWJ/Beth Fisher)

Focus On Fire Safety: Replace Those Batteries In Your Smoke Detectors

Since you set your clocks back this weekend, it’s also time to change the batteries in your smoke detectors. The Detroit Fire Department is handing out free batteries for smoke detectors if you turn in your old ones.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/03/2013

Daylight Saving Time = Replace Batteries In Smoke, Carbon Monoxide Alarms

After waking up Sunday morning and adjusting your clocks ahead one hour for Daylight Saving Time, it’s a good time to replace the batteries in the smoke and carbon monoxide alarms around your home.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/10/2013

Firefighters Deliver Smoke Detectors To Detroit Neighborhood

Firefighters will go door-to-door through a Detroit neighborhood Friday afternoon, passing out free smoke detectors and batteries.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/19/2012

Law Firm, Red Wings, Comerica Bank Donating Smoke Detectors

The smoke detector collection at Comerica banking centers is in addition to collections at Detroit Red Wings games at Joe Louis Arena.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/11/2012

Free Smoke Detectors For Detroit Residents

In honor of Fire Prevention Week, a law firm is donating 500 smoke detectors to the Detroit Fire Department so they can distribute them to people in the community.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/03/2011