Smoke Alarms Save Lives

Increase Your Chance of Surviving a Fire

  • Smoke alarms double your chances of surviving a fire
  • More than half of all Springfield homes have no working smoke alarm.
  • 80% of all fire deaths happen in homes with no working smoke alarm.
  • Smoke alarms can provide early warning of fires, allowing time for families to escape and firefighters to arrive before the fire grow

Free Smoke AFirefighter installing a smoke alarm.larm Program

The Springfield Fire Department is proud to offer a free smoke alarm program for citizens who need help paying for a smoke alarm and/or battery.  Smoke alarms for the deaf and hard of hearing are also available.

To receive an alarm or battery, simply call 417-874-2300 or fill out this online application and you will be contacted by a fire crew to set up a time to install your alarm and/or batteries.