For Immediate Release
Company provides holiday safety tips in advance of winter holidays
BALTIMORE (Nov. 26, 2014) – For many families across central Maryland the Thanksgiving holiday marks the beginning of the holiday lighting season for homes and businesses. As safety is a top priority at Baltimore Gas and Electric Company (BGE), the company is providing customers with holiday lighting safety tips and information on preventing winter fires. BGE urges customers to take precautionary steps when setting up holiday decorations and to always follow manufacturers’ instructions.
Holiday Lighting Safety Tips
Outdoor Lighting Safety Tips
Indoor Lighting Safety Tips
Ladder Safety Tips
Fireplace and Stove Safety Tips:
BGE wishes all of its customers a safe holiday season. For more information on holiday safety, visit bge.com/holidaysafety or the U.S. Fire Administration website at http://www.usfa.fema.gov/prevention/outreach/holiday.html.
BGE, headquartered in Baltimore, is Maryland’s largest gas and electric utility, delivering power to more than 1.2 million electric customers and more than 655,000 natural gas customers in central Maryland. The company’s approximately 3,400 employees are committed to the safe and reliable delivery of gas and electricity, as well as enhanced energy management, conservation, environmental stewardship and community assistance. BGE is a subsidiary of Exelon Corporation (NYSE: EXC), the nation’s leading competitive energy provider, with 2013 revenues of approximately $24.9 billion. Like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter, YouTube and Flickr.