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Jun 29, 2018, 10:00 ET Kidde Launches 'Beat the Beep' Urging California Residents to Replace Expired Carbon Monoxide Alarms

Kidde today launched its 'Beat the Beep' campaign to educate California residents about the importance of identifying when a carbon monoxide (CO)...


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 Love,...


Jun 07, 2016, 01:10 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 the International...


Feb 11, 2016, 02:54 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 Fire...


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™ products, Kidde...


Dec 17, 2015, 05:15 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, 06:58 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 emergencies while ...


Nov 16, 2015, 03:52 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. The new ...


Nov 04, 2015, 05:02 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 Chiefs...


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, 03:07 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 new...


Jun 25, 2015, 04:00 ET Consumer Notice: Smoke Alarms with Replaceable Batteries No Longer Available in California

Millions of California homeowners may be surprised the next time they go to purchase a new smoke alarm. As of July 1, smoke and combination smoke and ...


Jun 11, 2015, 02:50 ET Compliance Date Nears for Pennsylvania Landlords to Help Keep Families Safer from Silent Killer

Less than a month after eight people were hospitalized following elevated carbon monoxide (CO) levels in five Montgomery County row homes, a new law...


May 11, 2015, 12:25 ET Kidde RemoteLync Monitor Offers Homeowners Simple, Smart Connectivity

It's now simpler than ever to know about a potential emergency at home – regardless of where you are. Kidde Fire Safety, the company that millions of ...


Mar 06, 2015, 08:30 ET Myth Buster: Alarm Battery Chirps Aren't Pre-Programmed to Interrupt Sleep

It's a sound nearly every homeowner has heard: the dreaded 2 a.m. chirp signifying a smoke or carbon monoxide (CO) alarm with a low battery. A survey ...


Feb 23, 2015, 05:22 ET Kidde, Professional Racing Champion Kevin Harvick Drive Home the Message of Fire Safety

NASCAR Sprint Cup champion Kevin Harvick and Kidde Fire Safety have teamed up to promote home fire safety and prevention. On Feb. 13, Harvick and...


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 homes have...


Nov 05, 2014, 03:20 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 will...


Oct 27, 2014, 05:45 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 features...


Oct 07, 2014, 04:42 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 their...


Jun 05, 2014, 04:33 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 smoke alarm ...


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 while also...


Feb 12, 2014, 04:24 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 subsequent...