The festive season is fast approaching. Safety is especially important during the holidays, when so many Canadians adorn their homes, inside and out, with lighting and other electrical decorations.
Although these decorations do add to the festive spirit of the season, they can increase the risk of fire and injury if not used properly. Fortunately, when it comes to electricity and safety, there are many measures you can take to protect yourself and your loved ones.
To ensure the safety of your house and family, we are pleased to share this helpful advice from the Electrical Safety Authority (ESA):
Knowing the potential hazards and how to minimize them will help to prevent fires and electrical shocks. It will also give you and your family peace of mind this holiday season.