Seguridad Eléctrica Durante los Desastres Naturales – Video Short

Aunque no podemos evitar los desastres naturales, podemos asegurarnos de que nuestras casas sean electricamente seguras antes y despues de una tormenta. En caso de un desastre natural asegurate de desconectar la electricidad si la compania electrica te lo pide. Mueve todos los aparatos electronicos sensibles lo mas alto posible para evitar el agua de […]

Fallas Electricas y Los Accidentes en la Concia – Video Short

Las fallas electricas y los accidentes en la cocina son las principales causas de los incendios domesticos. Durante el invierno, los incendios domesticos causados por accidentes cin la calefaccion tambien aumentan. Para evitar un incendio, rercuerda onservar, escuchar, y mantenerse alerta. Nunca dejes desatendida una estufa o un aparato de cocina encendido. Nunca utilices la […]

Incendios en la Cocina – Video Short

Los adultos mayores de 65 anos tienen un riesgo mas alta de provocar un incendio relacionado con la cocina. Protege a tus familiares mayores recordandoles que deben permanecer siempre en la cocina cuando esten cocinando y que la revisen regularmente. Si utilizan la estufa, debe estar apagada cuando salgan de la cocina. Cuando terminen de […]

Candle Safety – Video Short

Candles can cause home fires. Keep candles away from anything that can catch fire, blow them out when you leave the room and keep them away from pets. 

Christmas Tree Safety – Video Short

Dried out Christmas trees can cause fires, remember to always water your tree, keep them away from open flames, turn off Christmas tree lights before going to bed or leaving your home and always throw them away when dry. 

Cooking Safety – Video Short

Cooking is a leading cause of home fires. Ranges and stovetops alone cause 62% of home fires. Keep anything away that can catch fire away from your stovetop, never leave your kitchen when cooking, and always double check everything is off when you’re done cooking. Never use your stove to heat your home. 

Holiday Light Safety – Video Short

Christmas lights should be considered temporary. Use only outdoor rated lights outdoor and make sure you plug into a GFCI outlet when using electricity outdoors. Always inspect lights for damage before use. 

Outdoor Decoration Safety – Video Short

An estimated 860 home fires are caused by holiday decorations and another 210 home fires are caused by Christmas trees. Make sure all extension cords and decorations are rated for proper use. Outdoor lights should be plugged into GFCI protected outlets. Always inspect your lights and other decorations before use. Always turn off indoor and […]

12 Winter Holiday Safety Tips

Tis the season – to celebrate safely! This isn’t just the time of year that we eat more than usual, it’s also the time when we have the most household accidents and fires. To help make sure your holidays don’t go from merry to scary, remember these Twelve Holiday Safety Tips. Keep decorations at least […]

Holiday Safety Tip 7: Don’t Sleep With Your Phone in Your Bed

Tis the season – to celebrate safely! Remember these Twelve Holiday Safety Tips. 7) Remember that phones and tablets should stay on your nightstand. We all love falling asleep to the muffled crooning of Bing Crosby and Michael Bublé, but overheated electronics under pillows and blankets are dangerous. See all 12 Holiday Safety Tips here.

Holiday Safety Tip 6: Only Use Electronics in Dry Areas

Tis the season – to celebrate safely! Remember these Twelve Holiday Safety Tips. 6) Only use electronics in dry areas. As tempting as it is, you just can’t decorate your aquarium with icicle lights. See all 12 Holiday Safety Tips here. 

Holiday Safety Tip 5: Extension Cords

Tis the season – to celebrate safely! Remember these Twelve Holiday Safety Tips. 5) Be mindful of how you are using electrical outlets. If you’re using extension cords or adapters that add receptacles, consider having a qualified electrician add more outlets to your home. Extension cords are a common cause of home fires. See all […]