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Nest Labs Plans To Fix Flawed Smoke Alarms

Nest Labs plans to fix a feature in its smoke alarms that could prevent them from sounding immediately.

05/22/2014

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False Fire Alarms Routine At North Texas Apartment Complex

Screeching alarms in the middle of the night, it’s a scenario that residents of one North Teas apartment complex say they are far too accustomed to. A real emergency is one thing, but residents say they’re tired of being woken up by false fire alarms.

CBS 11–03/10/2014

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Dallas Fire Says All Smoke Alarms Should Have Battery Backup

A cold night means another log on the fire in Tim Rutledge’s Forest Lane apartment. It would have been a risky decision just two months ago, when the building across from his burned and the smoke detectors were not even working.

01/01/2013

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CBS 11 Investigates: A Warning About Your Smoke Detector

If you have a smoke alarm in your home, you hope — and assume — it will go off in the case of a fire. But we’ve learned the most common detector out there — the one you likely have — might not warn you in time to save your family.

CBS 11–11/08/2012