Requirements to get a FREE detector

  1. Live within the GVFD Coverage Area

  2. Must be a current resident of the State of Tennessee

  3. ​Must live in a 1 or 2 family OWNER occupied dwelling

​​         Note: If you are living in an apartment building, or renting a home, it is the landlord's                          responsibility (by law) to provide smoke detector protection on each level of the home

Did you know...?

  • ​Almost 2/3 of fire related deaths result from properties without a working smoke detector.


  • ​In 1/5 of homes with smoke detectors, the detector was not working when a fire started.


  • ​Citizens over the age of 55 are more likely to have a smoke detector that is over 10 years old. 


  • Over 33 lives have been saved as a result of the "Free Smoke Detector" campaign since it began in November 2012


  • You can get a FREE smoke detector, complete with installation from the GVFD!