Real Incidents

Are you aware of the 2017-2018 UK Fire Statistics associated with electrical distribution and other appliances?

  • 7,554 fires in electrical distribution.
  • 5,516 fires in other electrical appliances.
  • 91 fatalities.
  • 1,096 non-fatal casualties.
  • In East Sussex alone there are on average 40 home fires each year caused by high temperature connections in electrical intakes.
  • The fire risks associated with electrical intakes is nationally recognised by the National Fire Chiefs Council.
  • The fire risks associated with electrical intakes are regularly mentioned in the Electrical Safety First Switched On magazine.