Did you know that, according to the Electrical Safety Foundation International (ESFI), electrical fires claim at least 540 lives per year? Even commonplace electronics and appliances can pose significant electrical hazards and risks. Whether you are at home, or working in an office or industrial setting, regularly inspecting wires and keeping cables and cords organized and tangle-free can significantly curbs threats of electrical fires and serious accidents. What simple tools help keep wires organized and intact?
Rubber Grommets and Threaded Standoffs
Grommets, or circular or oblong inserts, are typically made from rubber or hard plastic. Grommets protect electrical wiring and electronics’ cords by providing an alternate route well away from sharp metal pieces and jagged edges and corners.