Legacy of Innovation
Jeremiah Chubb patents the first detector lock.
Chubb invents the first burglar-resistant safe.
Robert Edwards patents first electric alarm bell.
Willis Carrier develops and later patents the first modern air conditioner.
Walter Kidde founds the Walter Kidde Company, which produced the first integrated smoke detection and carbon dioxide extinguishing system for use on board ships.
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