Most electrical fires start from electric wires, cables, and overloaded circuit breakers.
"According to data from Electrical Safety Foundation International, more than 50,000 home electrical fires occur annually with nearly 500 deaths and over 1,400 injuries."
Electrical Fire Hazards
1. Ungrounded Electrical Outlets
2. Faulty Wiring
3. Space Heaters
4. Permanent Extension Cord Use
5. Wrong lightbulb wattage