Misused Electronics and Damaged Wiring Start Fires

Bolt cover caps

Did you know that, according to the Electrical Safety Foundation International (ESFI), extension cords cause 3,300 household fires, 270 injuries, and 50 deaths per year? Misusing electrical equipment, or using damaged wiring and electrical components, can result in fires, serious accidents, injury, or even fatalities. What simple tools can keep everyday contact with electrical currents, wiring, and cords safe?

Rubber Grommets and Conduit

Preventing electrical hazards and fires depends on proper use and undamaged wiring. For instance, rubber grommets keep cords and cables away from jagged metal and sharp corners and edges. Grommets may be circular or oblong, and manufacturers offer a number of different rubber grommet sizes to best suit particular projects and tasks. Heavy-duty rubbe

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