Older people urged to install smoke alarms
Published 22/07/2007 | 09:38
The government has extended the Community Smoke Alarm Scheme.
The scheme, which provides for the installation of smoke alarms, was set up to benefit seventeen-thousand households around the country.
The Department of the Environment has said one-fifth of Irish households don't have a smoke alarm.
Age Action has encouraged older people to avail of the scheme.