Bring Electrical Safety Home
Protect your home and family from electrical hazards and fires.
Make Electrical Safety a Business Priority
Safe work practices are vital to everyone in your business.
Weather the Storm
New and updated storm safety resources to keep homes and businesses safe during severe weather
Elementary Education Resources
Curiosity is a natural part of childhood learning, but it can be extremely dangerous when it comes to electricity.
ESFI's Programs and Initiatives
Get the latest information on National Electrical Safety Month, Fire Prevention Week and more!
Each year, approximately 2,400 children suffer severe shock and burns when they stick items into the slots of electrical receptacles - that is nearly seven children a day. It is estimated that there are six to 12 fatalities a year related to this.
The National Electrical Code requires receptacles in homes, garages, accessory buildings, and common areas of mutlifamily homes to be protected by TRRs. Learn more: https://www.esfi.org/resource/tamper-resistant-receptacle-increasing-your-homes-value-and-safety-725