Heating appliances in the home – Electric Space Heaters

  a. Turn heaters off when you go to bed
or leave the room.

   b. Have at least a 3 foot “kid-free zone”
around space heaters.

 c. Use only listed space heaters.

 d. Purchase space heaters that
automatically shut off if they are
tipped over.

     e. Plug space heaters directly into a
wall outlets and never into an
extension cord or power tap.

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information, please call (865) 425-FIRE (3473) or
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