Show the Smoke Alarms: A sound you can live with! DVD and teach families how smoke alarms can make a life-or-death difference.
NFPA®'s clever new DVD mixes live footage and animation in a reality TV show format to make the case for smoke alarms. The action unfolds during an episode of the "Fire Drill Show" in which Firefighter Jeff, the Drill Sergeant -- assisted by his animated Smoke Alarm Squad -- pays a visit to the Johnson family for a surprise fire safety and smoke alarm inspection and makeover.
Smoke Alarms: A sound you can live with! features a high-energy array of quizzes, family challenges, PSAs, plus a fire drill to offer a solid overview of fire safety, smoke alarm, and escape planning fundamentals including:
- How to handle nuisance alarms in the kitchen
- The difference between photoelectric and ionization smoke alarms
- Common fire hazards involving heaters, smoking, and cooking
- When to replace smoke alarms
- Where and how to install alarms
- Interconnected smoke alarms
- Alarm testing and maintenance
- How to make and practice a fire escape plan
You'll be amazed at how many topics are covered in such a short amount of time -- and in such an
entertaining way! A great way to support the 2010 Fire Prevention Week™ theme and deliver life-saving messages year round. (Grade 3-6, 12 min., DVD)