With the arrival of cooler weather, space heaters are frequently used to help keep mobile homes warm. Space heaters are safe if used properly, but misuse can result in a major loss. Each year space heaters cause more than 21,800 residential fires and more than 300 deaths, per the US Consumer Product Safety Commission. (released data 2002)
It’s important to Always Monitor the heaters in your mobile home. Do not leave them running when you are not home or away from them, especially when you go to sleep. Also, keep a close eye on children and pets.
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