Dec 12, 2014
An article published in the RACQ's, The Road Ahead Magazine Dec/Jan issue, informs of fans and air conditioners being part responsible (14%) of the fires caused at home through faulty electrical appliances and fittings. Be mindful and have older appliances checked before use. It worth the effort when you weigh up the possible consequences. Many people surveyed admitted to leaving fans (45.5%) and air conditioners (48.2%) on while away from the home, which is a particularly dangerous practice.