Preventing Electrical Fires through Knowledge and Action

Electricity powers our lives, illuminating homes, fueling appliances, and driving countless conveniences. Yet, this essential force can also pose a significant danger if not treated with respect and proper understanding. Electrical fires, accounting for roughly 5% of all housefires each year in the U.S., can have devastating consequences. But the good news is, most electrical fires are preventable by recognizing common causes and taking proactive safety measures.

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