Daylight Saving Time: Turn the Clocks Ahead an Hour and Test Your Smoke Alarms
Daylight Saving Time is this weekend and the American Red Cross reminds remind everyone to TEST the batteries in their smoke alarms as they TURN their clocks ahead an hour. Learn more in this new Red Cross video.
So, turn those clocks ahead an hour and test your smoke alarm batteries. Here are some more steps you can take to make sure your household is prepared for emergencies:
Be informed. Learn what emergencies can occur in the area and how officials notify residents should a disaster occur
About the American Red Cross:
The American Red Cross shelters, feeds and provides emotional support to victims of disasters; supplies about 40 percent of the nation's blood; teaches skills that save lives; provides international humanitarian aid; and supports military members and their families. The Red Cross is a not-for-profit organization that depends on volunteers and the generosity of the American public to perform its mission. For more information, please visit redcross.org or cruzrojaamericana.org, or visit us on Twitter at @RedCross.