Kaduna Electric have posted a set of safety tips to ensure children are taught the dangers of electricity from a young age to prevent accidents due to ignorance. These include:
- Never use appliances with faulty, frayed, exposed or cracked electrical wires.
- Switch off power points before plugging or unplugging devices.
- Do not attempt repairs of electrical appliances, wires or switches and Hire a qualified electrician to attend to repairs.
- If you use a portable light, ensure it is fitted with insulation to protect from burns and potential overheating.
Remember, don’t be a hero, call an expert.