A new stand alone Smoke Detector which Utilizes Cellular Communication and costs $9.99
a month for service is available from Direct Connect 911
Ideal for cases where you want the advanced protection of a monitored fire system with out all the equipment and costs, you would normally have utilizing a full security/fire system set up in An Elderly Parents or vacation home etc. or any where you want extra protection with out all the complications of running wires ,long term contracts etc.
The unit is no bigger than a standard smoke alarm and uses standard AA house hold batteries.
When activated the smokes cell unit sends an emergency signal to a 24 hr monitoring center who notify' s 911 for you. A video on the unit in action is available at link below.