WE’RE SAVING LIVES
Help the American Red Cross and local volunteers install
FREE life-saving smoke alarms in your community
HOW YOU CAN HELP SMOKE ALARM INSTALLATION DATE
VOLUNTEER TRAINING SESSIONS
VOLUNTEER TO GO
•• Speak with residents about the
importance of smoke alarms and
explain this free program.
•• Install smoke alarms and teach
residents how to test and
maintain them; replace batteries
•• Help residents develop a fire
escape plan and complete a fire
Volunteers are asked to attend a hands-on training session.
SMOKE ALARMS SAVE LIVES
• Smoke alarms reduce the risk of dying in a home fire by nearly half.
• Fire burns quickly. Smoke alarms provide an early warning to help you escape
a burning house in less than two minutes.
• Red Cross has joined with fire departments and community groups to install
8,000 free smoke alarms across Los Angeles County.