Who's rewired their house for this hobby?
jim at photojim.ca
Mon Nov 24 15:17:42 CST 2014
Just a guess, but the UK by and large is much colder than the US but generally not severely cold anywhere. That might result in a) higher use of heating, and b) higher use of electrical heating when heating is present.
From: cctalk [mailto:cctalk-bounces at classiccmp.org] On Behalf Of William Donzelli
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Just to feed the flames, here are some interesting statistics (2011) concerning electrical safety:
Total number of households: 26.4 million Total number of household fires due to electric issues: 20400
Total number of households: 115 million
Total number of household fires due to electric issues: 47700
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