Home » Get ready to spring forward Get ready to spring forward March 8, 2012 No Comments Reprints Daylight-saving time begins March 11 at 2:00 a.m. In addition to setting your clocks forward one hour, use this time to check the batteries in your smoke alarms and carbon monoxide detectors and change them if necessary. Post a comment to this article Safety+Health welcomes comments that promote respectful dialogue. Please stay on topic. Comments that contain personal attacks, profanity or abusive language – or those aggressively promoting products or services – will be removed. We reserve the right to determine which comments violate our comment policy. (Anonymous comments are welcome; merely skip the “name” field in the comment box. An email address is required but will not be included with your comment.) Name Email (will not be displayed)* Title Comment* Please Enter Your Comment Report Abusive Comment Thank you for helping us to improve our forums. Is this comment offensive? Please tell us why.