Electricity can be dangerous!
Electricity is very helpful, but because it is a form of energy, it is also very dangerous. If you touch it, it can hurt you. It can burn
you or even kill you.
- Never stick your fingers or toys
into electrical outlets.
- Never play with electric toys in the bathtub or near water.
- Never carry
electrical toys by the cord. It can expose the wires and cause deadly shock or burns.
- Never fly
your kite near power lines. The electricity can travel down the kite string and burn you or cause a deadly shock.
Play it safe with electricity!
- Always ask an adult to help you when using electricity.
- Always obey the instructions on warning labels.
- Always dry your hands before you use things powered by electricity.
- Always stay away from
areas with “Danger” or “High Voltage” signs.
More Safety Tips
Electrical Safety Tips at Home
Electrical Fire Safety