In 2011, the United States had 1,389,500 hostile fires resulting in 3,005 fatalities. These fires resulted in a loss of $11.7 billion dollars. Undoubtedly, many of these fire deaths could of been prevented by a properly operating smoke alarm.
|Logistic Volunteer Marilyn Brown explains the program to Katheryn Miller, which includes the Vial of Life Program|
|Dick Bailey prepares the smoke alarm for installation|
|The finished product; a properly installed smoke alarm.|
Lakeside residents in need of a new smoke alarm, or have questions about an existing smoke alarm, can contact the Lakeside Fire District Administration Office, (Monday - Thursday 7am to 4pm), at 619-390-2350.
Marilyn Brown, Logistic Volunteer Group