Fire Alarms

Smoke alarm battery being tested

Domestic Fire Alarms

Advice here covers fire alarms in homes (private dwellings) not for commercial gain.  Below we provide links to nationally available advice leaflets which should answer most queries.

Smoke Alarms For The Home

The above advice is suitable for small single private dwellings.  It may be you reside in a larger house or flat that may require a more sophisticated interlinked fire alarm system.  If in any doubt please contact your local fire safety department for advice.

Carbon Monoxide

Carbon Monoxide is a colourless, odourless gas that is highly toxic.  We would urge people to read the information provided by The Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents and Gas Safe Charity using the following website links:

www.gassaferegister.co.uk/advice.aspx (Opens in a new window)

www.carbonmonoxidesafety.org.uk (Opens in a new window)

http://www.northerngasnetworks.co.uk/gas-emergencies/carbon-monoxide-know-the-signs/