MEDIA ADVISORY

WHAT: Smoke alarm installations

WHO: Engine 7 & Ladder 10

Members of PFD’s Fire Prevention Division

American Red Cross

WHEN: Friday, Feb. 8 starting at 2 p.m.

WHERE: 4300 block of Bennington Street

PFD members and the Red Cross will install life-saving smoke alarms and distribute safety literature on the 4300 block of Bennington Street, where a fatal fire occurred in January.

The Philadelphia Fire Department received a $1 million grant from FEMA to install 30,000 smoke alarms in Philly. If you know city residents in need, ask them to contact Philly 311. The PFD also has adaptive alarms for the deaf and hard-of-hearing.

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