6 ways to avoid an electrical fire

6 ways to avoid an electrical fire

  • Don’t leave washing machines, tumble driers and dishwashers running when you’re out or asleep

  • Don’t leave portable heaters switched on and unattended

  • Don’t overload sockets with too many plugs

  • Register your electrical products and check for recalls

  • Always follow the manufacturers guidance when using appliances

  • Don’t buy fake electrical goods or cheap imports

  • Don’t use damaged electrical appliances

Avoid electrical fire
By |2019-05-19T16:20:25+00:00May 19th, 2019|PAT Blog|Comments Off on 6 ways to avoid an electrical fire

About the Author:

I am Richard Ayre, PAT engineer and Owner/Director of DRA PAT Testing Limited, trading since 2009. I am also Operations Director for the Portable Appliance Testing Trade Association.