smoke sensors


A variety of devices that detect the optical qualities, air composition or ionisation patterns of smoke, fire and carbon monoxide, usually to prevent fire or illicit smoking. The different advantages, disadvantages, usage cases and price points of each type.

Alternative label

  • detectors of smoke

  • smoke sensing devices

  • smoke alarms

  • devices that sense smoke

  • monitors for smoke

  • smoke-sensing devices

  • smoke detectors

  • smoke monitors

  • alarms for smoke

Skill type

  • knowledge

Skill reusability level

  • sector specific skills and competences

Optional skill/competence of



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