Red Cross Installs Free Smoke Detectors To Prevent Fires In Chicago AreaVolunteers from the American Red Cross of Greater Chicago respond to three or four home fires every day.
Chicago Fire Department Hands Out Free Smoke Detectors After Fatal Fire In Washington HeightsMembers of the Chicago Fire Department gave out free smoke detectors and information to Washington Heights residents after a fire killed a 50-year-old man Friday night.
Smoke Detectors Available For 99 Cents At 11 Home Depot Locations This WeekendAs part of the Chicago Fire Department's partnership with Home Depot, smoke detectors are on sale for 99 cents at 11 Chicago stores locations while supplies last.
Kidde Recalls Smoke Detectors Over DefectNearly 500,000 smoke detectors that might not be able to detect smoke are being recalled by a company based in North Carolina.
Firefighters Promote Safety After Fatal Fire In Woodlawn Takes 2 LivesChicago firefighters are speaking out Monday hoping to prevent more fires after Saturday nights fatal fire in Woodlawn.
75 Percent Of Homes In Elgin Neighborhood Lacked Working Smoke AlarmsA fire chief said he discovered a frightening and dangerous lack of working smoke detectors in homes in a suburban neighborhood after a fire left several people homeless last week.
Lawsuit: Building Owner Negligence Led To Death Of Girl In Back Of The Yards FireThe mother of a girl killed in a Back of the Yards neighborhood fire in September is suing the building’s owner, alleging they were responsible for the unsafe environment that ultimately claimed the girl’s life.
Testing CO Detectors Could Be A LifesaverCBS 2's Ed Curran says you may remember to change your battery when you change your clock, but have you given any thought to changing your detector?
Red Cross To Install 500 Smoke Detectors In RoselandAmerican Red Cross volunteers planned to install 500 smoke detectors in homes on the South Side on Saturday, and help educate residents on fire safety.
Dead Girl's Mom Fears Daughter Started Fatal FireThere were no working smoke detectors in the apartment in the 1700 block of West Juneway Terrace, where LeAndrea White was found dead on the bedroom floor Wednesday afternoon.
Three-Alarm Blaze Burns Down Wadsworth HomeThe multiple-alarm fire started in the attic of the home in the 38500 block of North Arbor Court about 3:20 p.m.