Fire Prevention Tips at home(March)

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    Dehumidifier Safety

1) Stop using a dehumidifier and arrange an experienced technician for inspection and repair if any abnormality is found (e.g. signs of overheating).

2) Do not connect other appliances to the socket outlet connecting to a dehumidifier.

3) Do not allow the laundry to drip on a dehumidifier.

4) Avoid obstructing the air inlet and outlet of a dehumidifier.

5) Clean the air filter of a humidifier regularly to ensure effective performance.

6) Switch off the power supply and unplug the humidifier before cleaning.

7) Adhere to the user manual when using a humidifier.

8) Arrange an experienced technician for regular maintenance.

Data from: Electrical and Mechanical Services Department (HK)

http://www.emsd.gov.hk/emsd/eng/welcome/index.shtml