The future is electric. With electrification comes the potential for greater hazards. To meet the needs of society, safety is imperative. Together, we can prevent over 6 injuries a day caused by electricity. The Electrical Safety Foundation meets its goals through worker outreach, consumer outreach, the safe use of emerging technology, thought leadership, and partnership […]
Whether you need a replacement or just want an extra phone charger, sometimes it’s tempting to purchase an off-priced option rather than the expensive charger provided by the manufacturer. However, purchasing a bargain charger could have disastrous consequences not just for your phone, but for your safety. With this short video, ESFI and UL are […]
The Electrical Safety Foundation (ESFI) is a 501 (c)(3) organization dedicated to promoting electrical safety in the home, school, and workplace through education, awareness, and advocacy. Over the past 20 years, ESFI has reinvigorated how electrical safety is addressed through groundbreaking programs and campaigns. Discover how ESFI is spreading the message about the importance of […]
Everyone’s favorite Safety Detective, Private I. Plug, invites you to join him for an exclusive viewing of his 4 Seasons of Safety Tour. He’s sniffing out dangers and learning about fire and electrical safety during all 4 seasons of the year, and he could definitely use some help. Enjoy the show!
The holidays are a magical time of year for children. Yet, this season is also a time when many children experience preventable injuries. Illuminated decorations and gifts are staples of the holiday season, but can also be hazards if simple precautions aren’t taken. Help your family “play it safe” throughout the holiday season by following […]
There’s no place like home for the holidays and no better place to implement good fire safety practices. Follow the simple steps outlined in this safety video to help ensure your holiday is memorable for all the right reasons.
Cooking is a cherished holiday tradition for many families, and children love to be a part of it. Follow these steps to keep your youngest kitchen helpers safe from fire, burn and other cooking-related hazards this holiday season.
While decorative lights and other electrical decorations add to the splendor of the season, they can increase the risks of fire and electrical injuries during the holidays if not used safety. Follow the basic safety guidelines outlined in this high-quality video to help prevent serious electrical and fire hazards as you decorate your home and […]
An explanation of safe practices you and your crew should perform before you strap on the tool belt. Part of ESFI’s Never Assume Electrical Safety Series – A must for anyone working with or near electricity.
An overview of the deenergized and ‘test before you touch’ processes. Part of ESFI’s Never Assume Electrical Safety Series – A must for anyone working with or near electricity.
A safety program for individuals qualified to repair or maintain electrical equipment and installations. Part of ESFI’s Never Assume Electrical Safety Series – A must for anyone working with or near electricity.
A basic reminder for construction workers who do installs and modifications. Part of ESFI’s Never Assume Electrical Safety Series – A must for anyone working with or near electricity.