Smoke alarms that sounds better
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'Wake up! The house is on fire'

Researchers from Dundee University and Derbyshire Fire Service are looking for 500 families to try out a new smoke alarm sound aimed at children.

This follows their discovery that most children fail to wake up to standard smoke alarms.

Their research followed the tragic death of 6 children in a house fire in Derby in 2012.

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  • 23 Feb
  • From the section Health