Forum for European Electrical Domestic Safety
The Forum for European Electrical Domestic Safety (FEEDS) is a think-tank and a do-tank that brings together organizations aiming to improve electrical safety in dwellings.
In Europe, 25% to 30% of domestic fires have an electrical source, these fires are preventable by technical measures, electrical domestic inspection regimes are key.
The very infrastructure many call ‘home’ is endangered by obsolete electrical installations, while 50% of accidental residential fires have an electrical source. The furniture and mattresses can become an inadvertent risk, limiting the escape time in the event of a fire, depending on their flammability, and are involved in 25% of fatal fires. Even basic…