Working smoke alarms and dad’s quick-thinking fire safety behaviors saved family and home

By nfpa@jiveon.com A recent fire in Gallatin, Tennessee, could have ended in tragedy, but for fire safety equipment, the quick thinking of the dad, and fire safety behaviors. According to the Tennessean, the Gallatin Fire Department stated that the family lived in a rental

Source:: NFPA – Safety Information


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