Meter tamper blaze warning

Guardian News

Guardian News

Firefighters have issued a safety warning over fears the illegal tampering of electricity meters could be causing house fires.

Information suggests pre-paid or card-operated electricity meters are being adapted in a bid to obtain free electricity.

But firefighters are warning that not only is tampering illegal, it also extremely dangerous and dramatically increases the chances of suffering a potentially devastating house fire.

 

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