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Electrical Safety Advice GLASGOW

ELECTRICIANS WESTEND GLASGOW Electrical Tips from a local Electrician in the westend of glasgow Don’t remove a plug from a power point by pulling on the cord; pull the plug instead. Never plug adaptors into adaptors and avoid using adaptors filled with plugs where possible. Switch off electrical items that are not in regular use at the plug and ensure that when we are away from the house for any length of time that you unplug and switch off electrical items as items left plugged in can be a fire risk and waste energy if left on standby. Do not use any electrical items in the bathroom unless specifically designed for use there, eg. Shavers and electric toothbrushes. Even with these items however, take care not to get wet and avoid plugging and unplugging with wet hands. Do not use items with damaged cords so that the wires are exposed. Either repair or replace. Check items regularly. Do not use damaged sockets, replace with care when necessary. Always turn the elec