What should I do if my smoke detector goes off in the middle of the night?
You should roll out of bed and crawl to the nearest exit and leave the building. Call 911 and notify the Fire Department you have a possible fire in your home.

Today, a home can become untenable within 4 minutes because of smoke; you may be unable to escape a burning home in less than one minute. Don’t take chances. Firefighters will quickly respond and investigate the cause of the alarm.

If your home is on fire get out as quickly as you can and call 911 from a neighbor’s home. You should also have a family meeting place to ensure everyone got out safely.

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1. I am interested in a fire safety presentation for my group, how do I arrange one?
2. When should I call 911?
3. When I call 911 for an ambulance, why does a fire engine show up?
4. What should I do if my smoke detector goes off in the middle of the night?
5. Why does the Fire Department break windows or cut holes in the roof during a fire, it seems they are causing more damage?
6. How do I get a copy of a fire report?
7. How can I get a tour of the fire station?
8. Is burning allowed in Weston?
9. How big is your service area?
10. How many stations do you have?
11. How do I get plans reviewed?
12. I am selling my house and need a smoke detector certificate. How do I arrange for an inspection?
13. I would like to have my blood pressure taken. How do I go about getting it taken?
14. Who should I contact with questions about my ambulance bill?