Red Deer Independent Living Expert – Edwin Brown, Director of Maintenance

Safety is the greatest concern for all.  The importance of having fire drills and checking your smoke detectors is one of the greatest thing you can do to keep yourself safe.  All fire detectors should be checked every month just by pressing the button for 3 sec.  All escape plans should be reviewed monthly also and practiced at least every 6 months.  At Aspen Ridge we complete 3 fire drills per month with full engagement of our residents.  Some drills are silent drills for managers to review the process and some are live with evacuations to the stairwells.  Your safety is our main focus and should be yours