Fire Emergency Services: Electrical Safety IAW AFI 91-203

DO NOT use extension cords as a substitute for fixed wiring (Temporary use only)

DO NOT run cords through holes in walls, ceilings, floors, doorways, windows, etc.

DO NOT tape, staple or tack extension cords to building surfaces

DO NOT walk on nor allow equipment to run over them Extension cords and surge protectors shall not be series-connected, i.e., daisy chained or piggy-backed


Multi-receptacle surge protectors shall only be used to power computers and related equipment such as lights or fans surge protectors nor extension cords shall be used with high current items such as coffee makers, refrigerators, microwave ovens, heaters, food preparation equipment, etc.