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Oct 20, 2016, 10:13 ET Kidde Announces Winner of "Step Up and Stand Out" Contest at Firehouse Expo

Kidde announced the winner of the "Step Up and Stand Out" contest today at the Firehouse Expo in Nashville, Tennessee. The honor goes to Bob...


Jun 07, 2016, 13:10 ET Kidde, Craig Morgan and Fire Service Organizations Encourage the Public to Vote for Top Volunteer Firefighters in "Step Up and Stand Out" Video Contest

 Kidde, Country Music star and former first responder, Craig Morgan, Firehouse, the Volunteer and Combination Officers Section of...


Feb 11, 2016, 14:54 ET Kidde, Craig Morgan and Fire Service Organizations Kick Off "Step Up and Stand Out," a National Campaign to Recognize and Recruit Volunteer Firefighters

 Kidde Fire Safety has teamed up with Craig Morgan, Country Music star and former first responder, Firehouse, the International Association of...


Jan 05, 2016, 09:00 ET Kidde Showcases Line of Smart Home Technologies at CES 2016

 Kidde will showcase its smart home technologies at the 2016 International Consumer Electronics Show (CES). With its RemoteLync™...


Dec 17, 2015, 17:15 ET Kidde Offers Simple Solution for Winterizing Your Home with the Launch of New Worry-Free Plug-In Carbon Monoxide Alarms

As families prepare for the winter months ahead, Kidde wants to remind them of the importance of equipping their homes with working carbon monoxide...


Dec 14, 2015, 18:58 ET Kidde Launches Social Media Photo Contest #LetYourDogBeADog

 Available nationwide, Kidde's RemoteLync Monitor and Camera are designed to offer smart, simple security, by alerting homeowners to...


Nov 16, 2015, 15:52 ET Kidde RemoteLync™ Camera Offers Smart, Simple Security

 With home security top of mind for most, Kidde's expansion of its RemoteLync line makes it even easier to stay connected when away from home....


Nov 04, 2015, 17:02 ET Country Music Star Craig Morgan Joins Kidde, Special Guest Kix Brooks and Fire Safety Leaders to Encourage and Recognize Fire Service Volunteers

Country Music star and former first responder Craig Morgan joined representatives of Kidde Fire Safety, the International Association of Fire...


Oct 30, 2015, 08:30 ET Kidde, Country Music Star Craig Morgan Launch New Ad Campaign Showing Homeowners How To Stay Connected And Stay Safer From Fire When Away From Home

Country Music entertainer Craig Morgan and Kidde Fire Safety are encouraging families to be fire safe and stay connected to home. The televised ad...


Oct 07, 2015, 15:07 ET Survey Reveals Lack of Awareness on Smoke Alarm Placement, Replacement Puts Many Illinois Families at Risk

 While most Illinois homes have smoke alarms installed, many homeowners aren't following basic fire safety steps in using them, according to a...


Jan 06, 2015, 07:00 ET Kidde RemoteLync to Provide 24/7 Smoke and Carbon Monoxide Alerts to Homeowners While They're Away

 A home fire starts every 70 seconds in the U.S. To offer consumers peace of mind while away from home, Kidde Fire Safety, a global leader in...


Dec 29, 2014, 08:30 ET New Florida Law Will Help Save Lives

 In an effort to reduce residential fire fatalities, new smoke alarm regulations will go into effect Jan. 1 for Florida families whose...


Nov 05, 2014, 15:20 ET Kidde, Country Music Star Chris Young Increase Fire Safety and Help Burn-Injured Firefighters

 Kidde Fire Safety joined country music stars Chris Young and Kix Brooks and fire service leaders to offer their support to new campaigns that...


Oct 27, 2014, 17:45 ET Kidde, Country Music Star Chris Young Partner to Shine a 'Spotlight on Fire Safety'

Grammy nominated singer Chris Young and Kidde Fire Safety are partnering to shine a "Spotlight on Fire Safety." The televised ad campaign...


Oct 07, 2014, 16:42 ET Survey: Consumers Know More About Snack Cakes than Smoke Alarms

 Working smoke alarms save lives, but results from a recent survey show that many Americans don't know how long a smoke alarm will protect...


Jun 30, 2014, 11:30 ET New California Smoke Alarm Law to Help Save Lives

 The millions of California homeowners with non-working and outdated battery-powered smoke alarms will have safer alternatives that require...


Jun 05, 2014, 16:33 ET Disney Planes: Fire & Rescue, Country Music and Fire Safety Combine to Celebrate Everyday Heroes at the 2014 CMA Music Festival

With the support of country music stars Kix Brooks and Craig Morgan, Kidde Fire Safety is empowering country music fans at this year's CMA Music...


Jun 02, 2014, 09:00 ET New Phoenix Law Can Help Save Lives by Requiring Upgrade of Battery-Powered Smoke Alarms in Residential Properties

 New smoke alarm regulations can help keep Phoenix families who live in homes with battery-powered smoke alarms safer, while also reducing...


Apr 14, 2014, 10:00 ET New NYC Smoke Alarm Law for Multi-Family Properties to Help Save Lives

 New smoke alarm regulations go into effect this month that will help property owners provide a safer living environment for their tenants...


Feb 12, 2014, 16:24 ET Safety Alert: Power Outages from PAX Increase Potential for Carbon Monoxide Poisoning and Home Fires

 As more than 93 million Americans face the challenges of snow, ice and sleet from Winter Storm PAX, the potential for power outages and...


Feb 11, 2014, 16:28 ET Music Star and Former First Responder Craig Morgan Takes "The Journey" Home to Announce First Recipients of Kidde Worry-Free Smoke Alarms

Craig Morgan, one of country music's best-loved artists, along with the Tennessee State Division of Fire Prevention, the National Fallen...


Nov 12, 2013, 11:19 ET Survey Finds Massachusetts Residents in Need of CO Alarm Replacement

 Eight years after the fatal carbon monoxide poisoning of 7-year-old Nicole Garofalo of Plymouth and the subsequent introduction of "Nicole's...


Nov 06, 2013, 16:11 ET Country Music Star Craig Morgan Joins Kidde and Fire Service Leaders to Promote Steps to Safety

Craig Morgan, country music star and former emergency medical technician, today introduced a national awareness campaign in partnership with...


Oct 30, 2013, 09:50 ET Kidde Helps Make Fire Safety Worry-Free as Americans "Fall Back"

The seasonal time change on Nov. 3 serves as a reminder to homeowners to replace the batteries in their smoke and carbon monoxide (CO) alarms....


Jun 28, 2013, 15:51 ET As Maryland Fire Fatalities Rise, Safety Leaders Urge Families to Replace Older Smoke Alarms and Increase Their Homes' Fire Protection

 To address the increase in Maryland residential fire fatalities as compared to the same time last year, a new state law aimed at reducing...