Donít Be A Fool Ė Change Your Smoke Alarm Battery

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Donít Be A Fool Ė Change Your Smoke Alarm Battery

Donít Be A Fool Ė Change Your Smoke Alarm Battery

Event Description

The Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) and Duracell are urging residents to change the batteries in their smoke alarms on April 1 as part of the annual ‘Don’t be a Fool’ campaign.

The ‘Don’t be a Fool’ campaign on Tuesday, April 1st serves as an important reminder to Queenslanders to ensure they are armed with the best defence for surviving household fires, a working smoke alarm.

QFES and Duracell recommend using long-lasting 9V alkaline batteries, testing the smoke alarm once a month and changing the batteries each year to ensure year-round protection.

For more information on the recommendations for smoke alarm usage and fire escape plans visit www.facebook/Duracell or

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Date: 1 April 2014
Time: All Day


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