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According to the Consumer Product Safety Commission, there were an average of 4,963 injuries caused by electrical receptacles between 2008 and 2016 with the majority of injuries occurring in children under the age of 18.
See what version of the National Electrical Code your state is on
An average of 2,850 children are injured by receptacles each year.
Causes of Receptacle Injuries
2008 - 2016:
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As of the 2017 National Electrical Code, Tamper Resistant Receptacles are now required in the following areas:
All electrical work should be done by a qualified electrician to ensure proper installation
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