Avoid Fires – Electrical Fire Safety Tips

Avoid Fires – Electrical Fire Safety Tips

A Holiday Reminder from Shockley Electric According to the National Fire Protection Association, temporary wiring and electrical cords are responsible for over 25 percent of electrical system fires each year. Whether it is due to old, faulty wiring or overloading a...
The Hazards of Extension Cords

The Hazards of Extension Cords

Though we use them in our homes and offices frequently, and especially during the holidays, extension cords are surprisingly hazardous. The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) estimates that about 3,300 residential fires originate with these cords each...