Molly Hall, Director of Safe Electricity
Safety & Health:
Make a Life Saving New Year’s Resolution
How to eliminate electrical hazards in your home
Tens of thousands of fires are caused each year by electrical problems inside the home, but most can be easily prevented with a few simple steps. Taking a few minutes to check for and eliminate electrical hazards is a New Year’s resolution that makes sense!
Safe Electricity suggests teaching your children how to be safe around electricity. As part of the new “Teach Learn Care” TLC campaign, the program urges parents and other caregivers to make sure children are aware of these hazards. Use this electrical safety checklist to help protect your home and loved ones:
Keeping you safe all year is the goal of Safe Electricity, an electrical safety public awareness program created and supported by a coalition of several dozen organizations, including electric utilities, educators and other entities committed to promoting electrical safety. For more information or games and materials to help teach children about electrical safety, visit www.SafeElectricity.org.
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Molly Hall is the Director of Safe Electricity. For more information on these and other kinds of situations involving electricity visit www.SafeElectricity.org.
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