'Sound The Alarm, Save A Life' Begins

By Theresa Flerx

According to a survey conducted for the American Red Cross (ARC), "most Americans, or 62 percent, think they have at least five minutes to escape a burning home, when actually they have as little as two minutes."

Since October 2014, ARC has been providing families with an early warning system - a simple smoke detector - to increase the odds that everyone escapes a home unharmed in the event a spark ignites.

Read more in the Monday, April 8, 2019, edition of The West Virginia Daily News.


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