Holiday Light Safety (Infographics)

Holiday Safety Tips

A 2013 ESFI survey found that more than 86% of Americans decorate their homes as part of the winter holiday celebrations. Close to two-thirds use indoor lights in their decorating and, more than half use outdoor lighting.

While lighting and electrical decorations certainly add to the festivities, they can contribute to increased fire risk and electrical injuries.

We want you to enjoy all the beauty and fun of this holiday season.  Here are a few safety tips and some resource guides to help you enjoy your holiday safely.

Avoid the 12 Dangers of Christmas 

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Observe cord safety.

 

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Practice Christmas tree Safety.

 

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Childproof your decorations.

 

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Here is a list of Top 10 Holiday Safety tips.

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We wish you a happy and safe holiday season.

Source: Electrical Safety Foundation International

Electrical Safety Foundation International