Timely warning of life-threatening fire smoke
More than 500 people in Germany die every year from the consequences of a fire, 95% of them from toxic smoke. As the sense of smell also sleeps at night, most people only wake up when it is too late: the dense smoke makes them lose their bearings and they can no longer get to safety in time - the toxic smoke gases lead to unconsciousness after only three breaths - and to death within a short time. Most fires are not caused by negligence: technical defects such as cable fires are among the main causes that can occur at any time without warning.
The photoelectric ABUS smoke alarm detects even the smallest smoke particles and warns residents with a loud alarm early on and effectively before a fire develops. The detection range of the smoke detector is up to 40 m² and is limited to the room in which it is installed. For optimum protection, one smoke detector per corridor, staircase, living room and bedroom is recommended.
Unwanted alarms (caused by disturbance variables such as dust or water vapour) can be easily and uncomplicatedly muted by pressing the large-area test button.…more