Updated Messaging for Communicating the Importance of Checking Smoke/CO Alarm Batteries

Volunteer fire departments have traditionally used the beginning and end of daylight savings time to remind the public to change smoke and carbon monoxide (CO) alarm batteries. With the prevalence of 10-year sealed battery alarms, this message is outdated. Join the NVFC and First Alert for a Facebook Live discussion on February 25 at 2pm ET on the importance of CO and smoke alarms and updated messaging to communicate to the public. Learn more.