Kidde Safety manufactures a full range of carbon monoxide and fire safety products for the home. This includes carbon monoxide alarms, smoke alarms, fire extinguishers, fire blankets and emergency escape ladders. All of Kidde Safety's products have been tested and approved by 3rd party agencies to the latest European Standards.
Since 1917, Kidde has been a world leader in the fire protection industry. It has a proven history of innovation and success. And today, Kidde is part of the Fire & Security division of United Technologies Corporation (UTC) which is a diversified company whose products also include Carrier heating and air conditioning, Hamilton Sundstrand aerospace systems and industrial products, Otis elevators and escalators, Pratt & Whitney aircraft engines, Sikorsky helicopters and UTC Power fuel cells.
In the UK, Kidde Safety offers a full range of essential home safety products that includes smoke and carbon monoxide alarms, fire extinguishers and fire blankets. Kidde's CO (Carbon Monoxide) alarms are considered the 'best money can buy' with selected models carrying a digital display and peak level memory features. Kidde purchased market leader Nighthawk in 1996 to compliment its expanding family of protection products.
Kidde smoke alarms were launched in 1997 following acquisition of Fyrnetics, Hong Kong, a supplier of Kitemarked battery and mains/battery back-up units into the UK for many years.
In the UK, Kidde has established market leadership for core home safety product categories in short time, thanks to a strong relationship with our retail partners, Kidde will continue to grow and innovate within the categories while providing on going educational support to our distributing partners and the public on Home Fire Safety matters.
United Technologies Corporation (UTC) is a diversified company whose products include Hamilton Sunstrand aerospace systems and industrial products, Otis elevators and escalators, Pratt & Whitney aircraft engines, Sikorsky helicopters, UTC Climate, Controls and Security and UTC Power fuel cells.
To be our customers’ first choice for air-conditioning, heating, refrigeration, controls, fire and security solutions globally.
We make the world a better place to live. We create comfortable, efficient, healthy, safe and secure environments, and ensure the global food supply is transported and preserved for safe consumption.