How can I prevent an electrical fire?
  • Do not overload outlets. Outlets are designed to have two plugs.
  • Contact a licensed electrician if a fuse blows or a circuit breaker trips.
  • Keep electrical appliances away from water.
  • Never touch a power line or allow anything you use to come in contact with power lines.

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1. Is outdoor commercial burning permitted?
2. How can I obtain a permit application for outdoor burning?
3. Is outdoor recreational burning permitted?
4. What kinds of household hazards cause fire to spread?
5. How can I prevent an electrical fire?
6. What is the leading cause of home fires and fire injuries?
7. What is the safest way to use a space heater?
8. How can I increase my chances of surviving a fire?
9. How can I create a home escape plan?