According to the National Fire Protection Association, U.S. fire departments responded to an estimated annual average of 47,820 reported home structure fires involving electrical failure or malfunction from 2007 to 2011.
These fires resulted in 455 civilian deaths, 1,518 civilian injuries and $1.5 billion in direct property damage.
As families begin celebrating the holiday season, we would like to remind you that with holiday trees, lights, and candles come risks for fire.
Join Steve and Dan as they welcome members of the Phoenix fire and police departments alongside Sean LaPointe from Mr. Electric, who offer electrical safety tips. Learn how to protect your family and home from electrical fires.