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Home electrical safety tips and rules to help prevent fires

electrical safety tips

According to the National Fire Protection Association, electrical cords and temporary wiring account for over 25% of the estimated 81,000 electrical system fires that occur each year. The risk of fires can be reduced by following these essential home electrical safety tips.

Extension cord safety rules

Temporary wiring safety rules

Equipment power cords safety rules

Routinely inspect and perform maintenance on electrical equipment

Safeguards to install on electrical equipment

Even if you take all the above electrical safety precautions, it's still a good idea to have the right protection in the case of a fire. Learn more about how homeowners insurance can protect you and your home from the unexpected.

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