Northamptonshire Electric Blanket
Did you know that a defective electric blanket may cause a house fire?
Get your electric blanket tested from 26th to 30th October 2009*
If it’s dangerous we will replace it for free.
Northamptonshire County Council Trading Standards and
Fire and Rescue Service is offering free safety tests for electric blankets.
If our authorised assessor considers your blanket to be dangerous
you may receive a free blanket.
Although blankets are made to strict standards any blanket which is used
or stored incorrectly or is more than ten years old
may be a fire risk.
9.30 – 4 pm
26th October - The Mounts Fire Station, Northampton
27th October - The Tithe Barn, Wellingborough
28th October - The Abbey Centre, Daventry
29th October - The Cornmarket Hall, Kettering
30th October Age Concern - Billing Road, Northampton
*To make an appointment to get your electric blanket tested call Age Concern on
01604 611200/01604 6112095
Northamptonshire County Council working with
to provide this service.