Electrical Safety in Manufactured Homes

Title

Electrical Safety in Manufactured Homes

Subject

Electrical fire safety
Public education

Description

This Fact Sheet was jointly produced by the
U.S. Fire Administration, U.S. Department
of Housing and Urban Development, and the
National Institute of Standards and Technology’s Building and Fire Research Laboratory.

Every year nearly 3,500 Americans die in home fires and approximately 20,000 are injured. Electrical fires are one of the leading types of home fires, especially in manufactured homes. By following some simple rules on electrical safety you can reduce the likelihood of an electrical fire in your home.

Creator

U.S. Fire Administration
U.S. Department
of Housing and Urban Development
National Institute of Standards and Technology

Publisher

U.S. Fire Administration

Date

2000

Rights

Public domain

Format

pdf

Type

textual

Original Format

paper fact sheet

Files

electrical-mh.jpg

Collection

Citation

U.S. Fire Administration, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, and National Institute of Standards and Technology, “Electrical Safety in Manufactured Homes,” Fire Files Digital Library, accessed July 20, 2017, http://fire.omeka.net/items/show/216.

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