Electrical Safety

Look out for signs of loose wiring, like hot plugs and sockets, fuses that blow for no reason, flickering lights or scorch marks on sockets or plugs. Beware of exposed wires and frayed or repaired power leads. Don’t overload sockets. Keep water away from plugs and outlets. If you have a space heater, keep all…

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Cooking Safety

If you have something cooking on top of the stove, don’t leave it unattended. Distractions can cause you to forget as well. Turn saucepan handles so that they are not sticking out over the edge of the stovetop or above another burner. Keep the oven door closed Don’t leave potholders or towels too close to…

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Candles and Cigarettes

When talking fire safety, you could be talking about anything. Fires can occur anywhere, so you need to remember BBQ safety and kitchen safety too. The more cluttered an area the more potential you have for a fire. When thinking fire safety, also think kitchen safety, smoking safety and yes, safety in your garage. Make…

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