Tuesday, May 17, 2011

We wondered why the electric blanket wasn't working ...

Faulty electric blanket

Less than 5 years old, it had scorched the mattress before finally shorting/fusing. Update - some advice on electric blanket safety from the UK Fire Service Resource Group.

4 comments:

Timothy Belmont said...

Golly, that looks very dodgy, doesn't it?

thisteacherslife said...

Yikes! Scary stuff!

canalways said...

can't believe that electric blankets account for over 5000 fires a year in the home...thats mental...over 10 fires a day.

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Yes! I don't think so that manual Thing need any alternation, as electronic or solar.
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