SUFFOLK, VA (June 8, 2020) The Suffolk Department of Fire & Rescue is pleased to now offer a program providing enhanced fire and life safety for the hearing impaired in our community. The Hearing Impaired Smoke Alarm Program offers a compliment of special devices designed to alert deaf and hard of hearing occupants when smoke or fire is detected.

Residents of the City of Suffolk can obtain further information, as well as schedule installation and personal instruction on these specialized alarms, by contacting the Suffolk Fire Marshal’s Office at (757) 514-4540

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