Check your items to prevent house fires

PEOPLE are being urged by Northamptonshire County Council to check their electrical items as part of Electrical Safety Week.

Prevention team manager Warren Ellison said “Last year, faulty or misused electrical products caused 197 accidental house fires in Northamptonshire.

“This equates to 48 per cent of all the house fires in the county.”

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