It would be very difficult to imagine a world without electricity. It seems almost magical to plug in a television, appliance, or stereo system and have them perform at the touch of a button. Yes, electricity is wonderful, but it can also be a silent killer. At home, at work, or even on vacation, we must all do our part to practice safe electrical habits.
Warren RECC cares about you and your safety. Please take a few minutes and learn about electrical safety. Then, do a walk-through inspection of your home or office to see if there is anything you can do to improve electrical safety for yourself and for others.
Click on the links below to learn more about specific areas of electrical safety. You can also visit the Safe Electricity website at www.safeelectricity.org. Kids will learn a lot about electricity and safety issues by visiting the Kids Korner.
Ground Fault Circuit Interrupters (GFCI)
Trees and Power Lines