Smoke dectectors make a big difference, here are some statistics of fires:
- Women are on the top rate that provide fire protection for the household. 60% of the time are women.
- 95% of homes have at least one smoke alarm.
- More than half of protected fire deaths occur in 5 percent of homes with no smoke alarms.
- Cooking in the home is one of the major causes of residential fires.
- Fire Statistics (southernburgularfirealarm.wordpress.com)