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An extension cord, power extender, drop cord, or extension lead is a length of flexible electrical .... Another dangerous modification to an extension cord is removing the third prong in order to fit sockets, which results in removing of the ...

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Jan 11, 2005 ... Extension Cords Far More Dangerous Than Many Realize: Three Important Reasons to Check Your Cords by SixWise.com. Most people don't ...

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An extension cord is handy to have in the home or office, but without proper ... Make sure you're prepared for any emergency or danger with these supplies.

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Feb 19, 2015 ... Planning to deck your halls with festive lights and decorations this year? Chances are, you'll end up using an extension cord to help you.

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Mar 1, 2016 ... 3)When an electrical cable is permanently installed, it is required to be protected from damage within conduit or in the wall cavity. But an ...

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Feb 26, 2015 ... With continuous use over time, an extension cord can rapidly deteriorate, creating a potentially dangerous electric shock or fire hazard.

www.safetyandhealthmagazine.com/articles/11177-extension-cord-dos-and-donts

Sep 28, 2014 ... The Texas Department of Insurance Division of Workers' Compensation reminds workers that correct use of extension cords is an important ...

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Don't overload outlets or extension cords with too many appliances, or appliances with too much wattage (space heaters, microwave ovens). Check the  ...

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Using properly rated extension cords is relatively safe, if you discount the trip hazards and only consider electrical hazards. Using underrated extension co...