Skip Nav Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety tips and electrical fire statistics showing what kind of electrical hazards you can avoid to reduce the number of electrical fires and fatalities. Included are some common electrical fire hazards with extension cords, appliances, outlets so you know what not to do in your home. Also included are specific fire hazards that may be occurring your home that warn of a need of repair by a licensed electrician. Encouraged are ways you can properly maintain your home’s electrical system to help avoid overload which can lead to fires and fatalities. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart as a homeowner to help prevent fires! Special Thanks to Capecod.com and to Massachusetts State Fire Marshall, Stephen D. Coan, for the article, May is Electrical Safety Month-Electrical Fires leading cause of fire deaths in 2014.