child proof outlets

Licensed Commercial Electricians in Ottawa


Children are curious and especially small children don’t realize the dangers of electrical outlets.  Emergency rooms treat children for electrical shocks and burns from playing with sockets and outlets.  An excellent solution is to install child-proof outlets known as tamper resistant receptacles (TRR).  This is an inexpensive but permanent solution to prevent children being hurtlighting gives illumination to the dark areas around the house. They operate only when needed
because we install motion sensors.

Child proof outlets – These outlets look exactly like standard wall outlets.  However, spring-loaded receptacle cover plates prevent the insertion of objects if unequal pressure is applied to the contact points.

What do children insert in outlets? – Children are ingenious and often place common household items into the outlet.

Update your home – Electricians Ottawa can bring your home up to code and ensure the safety of your children by installing child proof outlets throughout the residence