What could happen if you don’t have a working fire alarm?

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What could happen if you don’t have a working fire alarm?

More than 13 per cent of family homes don't have a working smoke alarm according to new figures.

And for the ones that do, apparently 16 per cent of people removed the batteries because they were "annoying".

Not just that, but 40 per cent of house fire deaths occurred when no working alarm was present. 

Gary McEwan, from More Than who carried out the research, and Declan Murphy, from Twickenham who along with his family lost everything after a fire in February, explained more. 

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