Tested, Approved, and Preferred Don't just take our word for it.
Simply note that the highly regarded Underwriters Labs approved
Smoke Detector Tester
after subjecting the product to a series of rigorous torture tests.
This independent lab not only approved Home Safeguard products but also used Home
Safeguard's Smoke Detector Tester themselves to
test smoke detectors submitted to them for approval.
A number of smoke
detector manufacturers also use the product in their manufacturing process, but
that's not all. We are also the preferred choice of many government
agencies, including all U.S. Veterans Administration hospitals (and many private
hospitals, as well), Convalescent centers, U.S. Consumer Product Safety
Commission, U.S. Embassies and military installations at home and abroad and
municipal fire departments who also recommend the product to owners and managers
of multiple-family dwellings and Fortune 500 companies are among our regular
Properly Testing Your Smoke Detector
According to a
1995 government-conducted survey, more than 16 million smoke detectors
in homes across the country are not working properly, seriously
jeopardizing the safety of people living in the those homes. What should
you be doing? Reprint of a letter from Leon Cooper, founder of
Home Safeguard Industries LLC.
+16,000,000 Defective Smoke Detectors
In 1994, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety
Commission found that there were more homes with non-functioning smoke
detectors than there were homes without smoke detectors.
Family Safety: Evacuation Planning
Post this information in a
prominent place in the home. Make sure all family members read and
understand the plan. Practice the plan regularly.
Does Your Smoke Detector Work?
Find out if your smoke
detector will work at that critical moment when it is needed most.
Also, find out why the "test button" is not the most effective
way to test a smoke detector.
Testing Home Smoke Detectors
One of our most important
articles. Includes a court room scenario of an attorney
interrogating the CEO of a mythical smoke detector manufacturer.