We use electricity every day, from the moment we wake up to the moment we go to sleep. That is why electrical safety also has to be part of our every day lives.
Government statistics show that electricity causes more than 20,000 fires a year – almost half of all accidental UK house fires. Each year, about 70 people are killed and 350,000 are seriously injured due to an electrical accident in the home.
Technology moves fast, and with it the amount of electrical items we use goes up. Meaning the risk of having an electrical accident is more prominent then ever. Now i know that electrical safety devices have also progressed. However these wont always protect you and there are some simple checks you can carry out around your home to ensure you and your family stay safe.
Because M & E Electrical are so passionate about electrical safety we have compiled a little cheat sheet to make it easier for you to check your home. You can download your cheat sheet check list below
If you have any concerns about the safety of your property then feel free to leave a comment below or give us a call on 0114 4000 099